Ahmaud Arbery's family attorney speaks exclusively to RT America
The trial for the murder of 25-year-old Ahmaud Arbery has concluded after the jurors deliberated and reached a verdict on Wednesday. The jury found Travis McMichael guilty on all nine counts, including malice murder and felony murder. His accomplices, Gregory McMichael and William "Roddie" Bryan Jr., were also found guilty on a number of charges, with all three men receiving guilty verdicts for felony murder. RT's Faran Fronczak sits down with civil rights attorney Ben Crump to discuss the trial.
With the conclusion of the Georgia trial for the murder of Ahmaud Arbery, Travis McMichael and his accomplices now face a federal trial for hate crimes. Professor of History at the University of Houston Gerald Horne and criminal defense attorney Ajay Pallegar discuss what's next.
A federal jury found CVS, Walmart and Walgreens guilty of recklessly distributing a massive amount of opioids inside two counties in the state of Ohio. What will this mean going for large pharmaceutical chains in the future? RT's Mollye Barrows has the details.
Also, bees with an appetite for raw meat, not nectar, have now been found in the tropics, causing a new scare for locals and a quandary for scientists. RT's Natasha Sweatte has more.