Nearly all-white jury to hear US murder trial of black jogger Ahmaud Arbery

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Nearly all-white jury to hear US murder trial of black jogger Ahmaud Arbery

Opening arguments begin on Friday in the trial of three white men charged with the shooting death of a black jogger amid controversy over the selection of just one African-American juror for the high-profile case.Superior Court Judge Timothy Walmsley said there “appears to be intentional discrimination” in the composition of the 12-member jury panel but he would allow the trial in the southern state of Georgia to proceed.Gregory McMichael, 65, his son Travis, 35, and their neighbour William…

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