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Man Who Recorded Arbery Killing Gets 35 Years in Federal Hate Case

A demonstrator outside the Glynn County Courthouse during the trial of the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery.
A demonstrator outside the Glynn County Courthouse during the trial of the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery.Photographer: Sean Rayford/Getty Images North America

The man who fatally shot Ahmaud Arbery after chasing the 25-year-old Black man in Georgia was sentenced Monday to life in prison for committing a federal hate crime.

Travis McMichael was sentenced earlier this year to life without parole in a Georgia state court for Arbery’s murder.