State of Georgia vs. Travis McMichael

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Warrants Filed on May 11, 2020

Order of Recusal Signed May 11, 2020 and Filed on May 11, 2020

Order of Appointment Signed May 13, 2020 and Filed on May 14, 2020

Order Sealing Documents Signed May 13, 2020 and Filed on June 2, 2020

Order Sealing Documents Signed May 15, 2020 and Filed on June 2, 2020

Order Sealing Documents Signed May 19, 2020 and Filed on June 2, 2020

Order Sealing Documents Signed May 26, 2020 and Filed on June 2, 2020

Order Sealing Documents Signed May 26, 2020 and Filed on June 2, 2020

Order Signed June 4, 2020 and Filed on June 4, 2020

Administrative Order Signed May 11, 2020 and Filed on June 8, 2020

Orders Sealing Documents Signed June 2, 2020 and Filed on June 10, 2020

Order Sealing Documents Signed June 15, 2020 and Filed on June 15, 2020

Order Sealing Documents Signed June 15, 2020 and Filed on June 15, 2020

General Bill of Indictment - Filed June 24, 2020

Order for Administrative Services From District Attorney's Office - Signed June 30, 2020 and Filed on June 30, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed June 2, 2020 and Filed on June 30, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed June 2, 2020 and Filed on June 30, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed June 10, 2020 and Filed on June 30, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed June 2, 2020 and Filed on June 30, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed June 2, 2020 and Filed on June 30, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed June 10, 2020 and Filed on June 30, 2020

Notice of Hearing - Signed July 6, 2020 and Filed on July 6, 2020

Leave of Absence (Jesse Evans) - Filed on July 2, 2020

Request for Leave of Absence - Filed on July 6, 2020

1.2 Notice that Defendants Elect to Have Article 1 of Chapter 16 of Title 17 Apply to This Case -  Filed July 6, 2020

State's Certificate of Discovery #01 - Filed on July 13, 2020

Rule 22 - WTOC - Filed on July 14, 2020

Rule 22 - Action News Jax - Filed on July 14, 2020

Rule 22 - WSB-TV - Filed on July 14, 2020

Rule 22 - Court TV - Filed on July 14, 2020

Rule 22 - WSAV - Filed on July 14, 2020

Rule 22 - GPB - Filed on July 14, 2020

Rule 22 -  Law and Crime Network - Filed on July 14, 2020

Rule 22 - CNN - Filed on July 14, 2020

Order on Motion to Intervene for Limited Purpose - Signed July 16, 2020 and Filed on July 16, 2020

Rule 22 - WJXT TV - Filed on July 16, 2020

Pretrial Scheduling Order - Signed July 17, 2020 and Filed on July 17, 2020

Unopposed Motion to Modify Pretrial Scheduling Order - Filed on July 23, 2020

Consent Order Modifying Pretrial Scheduling Order - Signed July 27, 2020 and Filed on July 27, 2020

State's Discovery Demands - Filed on July 29, 2020

State's Demand for Written Notice of Defendant's Intention to Offer a Defense of Alibi - 
Filed on July 29, 2020


Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 17-16-1

Motion for Bond- Filed on August 6, 2020

First Special Demurrer to the Indictment (Count 1) - Filed on August 6, 2020

Second Special Demurrer to the Indictment (Count 9) - Filed on August 6, 2020


Request for Leaves of Absence - Filed on August 21, 2020

Motion to Amend Scheduling Order - Filed on August 24, 2020

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A § 17-16-2- #03 - Filed on August 24, 2020

Response to Motion to Amend Scheduling Order - Filed on August 26, 2020

Second Amendment to Scheduling Order - Signed on August 28, 2020 and Filed on August 28, 2020

State's Response to 3.1 First Special Demurrer to the Indictment (Count 1) - Filed on August 31, 2020

State's Response to 3.2 Second Special Demurrer to the Indictment (Count 9) - Filed on August 31, 2020

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A §17-16-2-#04 - Filed on September 1, 2020

1.6 Supplement to Motion for Bond - Filed on September 1, 2020

Notice of the State's Intention to Introduce Evidence in Aggravation of Punishment - Filed on September 16, 2020

State's Request to Charge - Filed on September 16, 2020

State's Request to Charge - Filed on September 16, 2020

3.1-State's Motion for Court to Conduct an Ex-Parte Hearing to Ascertain the Existence of any Conflicts of Interest - Filed on September 29, 2020

4.1-State's Motion in Limine: Hearsay - Filed on September 29, 2020

4.2-State's Motion in Limine: Character of Victim - Filed on September 29, 2020

4.3-State's Motion in Limine: Character of Defendants - Filed on September 29, 2020

4.4-State's Motion in Limine: Polygraph Examinations - Filed on September 29, 2020

4.5-Notice of State's Intent to Introduce Evidence of Other Acts Pursuant to O.C.G.A. §§ 24-4-404(b) and 24-4-403 -
Filed on September 29, 2020


Joint Motion to Take Deposition of Larry English - Filed on October 2, 2020

4.6-First Amended Notice of State's Intent to Introduce Evidence to Other Acts Pursuant to O.C.G.A §§ 24-4-404(b) & 24-4-403 -
Filed on October 2, 2020


Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A § 17-16-2 - Filed on October 5, 2020

Leave of Absence - Filed on October 8, 2020

Notice of Hearing - Signed on October 8, 2020 and Filed on October 8, 2020

Request to Use A Recording Device Pursuant to Rule 22 on Recording of Judicial Proceedings - Action News - 
Filed on October 19, 2020


Request to Use a Recording Device Pursuant to Rule 22 on Recording of Judicial Proceedings - WSB Atlanta -
Filed on October 19, 2020


Request to Use a Recording Device Pursuant to Rule 22 on Recording of Judicial Proceedings - WTOC - Filed on October 21, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed May 26, 2020 and Filed on October 23, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed May 26, 2020 and Filed on October 23, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed May 26, 2020 and Filed on October 23, 2020

Request to Use a Recording Device Pursuant to Rule 22 on Recording of Judicial Proceedings - Court TV - Filed on October 26, 2020

1.7 Travis McMichael and Gregory McMichael's Certificate of Reciprocal Discovery Pursuant to O.C.G.A §17-16-1 et. seq- Filed on October 30, 2020

Leave of Absence - Filed on November 3, 2020

State's Response to Defendants' Motions for Bond - Filed on November 5, 2020

Request to Use a Recording Device Pursuant to Rule 22 on Recording of Judicial Proceedings - WJXT TV - Filed on November 9, 2020

Objection to Exhibits and Motion in Limine: Character of Victim - Filed on November 9, 2020

1.9 Defendants' Objection to Exhibit 4 on State's "Evidence Exhibits List" for Bond Hearing - Filed on November 9, 2020

1.10 Motion in Limine RE: Proposed State Bond Hearing Exhibits - Filed on November 9, 2020

State's Response to "Defendants' Objection to Exhibit 4 on State's Evidence Exhibits List for Bond Hearing" - Filed on November 10, 2020

Objection to Exhibits - Filed on November 10, 2020

Request to Install Recording and/or Photographing Equipment Pursuant to Rules and Guidelines for Electronic and Photographic News Coverage of Judicial Proceedings - WSAV 3 - Filed on November 10, 2020

1.10 State's Response to Defendants Motion in Limine RE: Proposed State Bond Hearing Exhibits - Filed on November 10, 2020

Third Amendment to Scheduling Order - Signed on November 23, 2020 and Filed on November 23, 2020

Order on McMichael Defendants' Petitions for Bond - Signed on December 2, 2020 and Filed on December 2, 2020

Order on Defendants' Demurrers - Signed on December 9, 2020 and Filed on December 9, 2020

1.13 Petition for Certificate of Immediate Review - Filed on December 11, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed May 19, 2020 and Filed on December 21, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed May 26, 2020 and Filed on December 21, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed October 22, 2020 and Filed on December 21, 2020

Order Sealing Documents - Signed October 22, 2020 and Filed on December 21, 2020

Request for Leave of Absence - Filed on December 29, 2020

1.14 Travis and Greg McMichael's Notice of Intent to Introduce Evidence Pursuant to O.C.G.A §24-4-404(b) and Uniform Superior Court Rule 31.1 - Filed on December 30, 2020

1.16 Demand for List of Witnesses - Filed on December 30, 2020

2.1 Motion to Exclude From Trial All Jail Cases - Filed on December 30, 2020

2.2 Motion to Order the State to Produce to the Defendants All Potentially Exculpatory Evidence (Brady Motion) - Filed on December 30, 2020

2.3 Motion to Provide Discovery Materials - Filed on December 30, 2020

4.2 Motion to Adopt Co-Defendants' Objections, Argument in Support of Co-Defendant's Objections, and Argument in Defending Against State's Objections - Filed on December 30, 2020

4.3 Motion to Limit Quantity and Content of "In Life" Photographs and to Restrict the Manner of Introduction - Filed on December 30, 2020

4.4 Motion in Limine to Exclude Use of the Prejudicial Term "Victim" - Filed on December 30, 2020

4.5 Motion to Maintain the Safety and Decorum of the Courtroom - Filed on December 30, 2020

2.1 Motion to Exclude from Trial all Jail Calls - Filed on December 31, 2020

2.4 Amendment to Motion 2.2 to Include Exhibits - Filed on January 4, 2021

Order for In Camera Inspection - Signed on January 12, 2021 and Filed on January 12, 2021

Notice of Leave of Absence - Filed on January 22, 2021

Notice of Leave of Absence - Filed on January 22, 2021

2.3 State's Response to Defendant's Discovery Motion - Filed on January 27, 2021

Sua Sponte Order Regarding Video Testimony - Signed on January 28, 2021 and Filed on January 28, 2021

1.14 State's Response to Defendants Notice of Intent to Introduce Evidence Pursuant to O.C.G.A §24-4-404 and Uniform Superior Court Rule 31.1 - Filed on January 29, 2021

1.15 State's Response to Defendants Motion to Reveal All Deals Made with State Witnesses - Filed on January 29, 2021

2.1 State's Response to Defendant's Motion to Exclude From Trial all Jail Calls - Filed on January 29, 2021

2.2 and 2.4 State's Response to Defendant's Brady Motion - Filed on January 29, 2021

4.2 State's Response to Defendants Motion to Adopt Co-Defendant's Objections and Arguments - Filed on January 29, 2021

4.3 State's Response to Defendants Motion in Limine to Limit Quantity and Content of "In Life" Photographs and to Restrict the Manner of Introduction - Filed on January 29, 2021

4.4 State's Response to Defendants Motion in Limine to Exclude the Use of the Word "Victim" - Filed on January 29, 2021

4.5 State's Response to Defendants Motion to Maintain the Safety and Decorum of the Courtroom - Filed on January 29, 2021

Defendant McMichaels' Response to State's "4.1 State's Motion in Limine: Hearsay" - Filed on January 29, 2021

Defendant's Response to State's "4.2 Motion in Limine: Character of Victim" - Filed on January 29, 2021

Defendant McMichaels' Response to State's "4.3 State's Motion in Limine: Character of Defendants" - Filed on January 29, 2021

Travis and Gregory McMichael's Response to State's Motion 4.5: Notice of State's Intent to Introduce Evidence of Other Acts - Filed on January 29, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A § 17-16-2- #05 - Filed on January 29, 2021

Notification to Attorney General - Signed February 1, 2021 and Filed on February 1, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 17-16-2- #06 - Filed on February 5, 2021

Notice of Appointment - Filed on February 5, 2021

Defendant McMichaels' Election Regarding Video Testimony - Filed on February 11, 2021

Defendant McMichaels' Amended Election Regarding Video Testimony - Filed on March 8, 2021

Notice of Hearing - Filed on March 15, 2021

Leave of Absence - Filed on March 15, 2021

Amended Notice of Hearing - Filed on March 18, 2021

Rule 22 - WSB TV Atlanta -  Filed on March 23, 2021

Rule 22 - Action News - Filed on April 6, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A §17-16-2- #07 - Filed on April 8, 2021

4.6 Motion For Defendants To Be Present In The Courtroom - Filed on April 15, 2021

Rule 22 - First Coast News - Filed on April 19, 2021

Rule 22 - WJXT News4Jax - Filed on April 21, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A §17-16-2- #08 - Filed on April 27, 2021

Request for Leaves of Absence - Filed on April 27, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A §17-16-2 - #09 - Filed on April 30, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A. §17-16-2- #09 - Filed on May 3, 2021

Rule 22 - Court TV Media, LLC - Filed on May 3, 2021

Rule 22 - WTOC - Filed on May 4, 2021

Rule 22 - Top Neck Films - Filed on May 5, 2021

Trial Notice - Filed on May 7, 2021

Motion to Quash or Modify Subpoenas - Filed on May 7, 2021

Rule 22 - Law + Crime Trial Network - Filed on May 10, 2021

Rule 22 - CNN - Filed on May 10, 2021

Rule 22 - The Associated Press - May 10, 2021

Rule 22 - WGCL-TV (CBS 46 Atlanta) - Filed on May 11, 2021

Rule 22 - WXIA-TV - Filed on May 11, 2021

Rule 22 - WTGS-TV - Filed on May 11, 2021

Rule 22 - Georgia Public Broadcasting - Filed on May 11, 2021

Rule 22 - WTGS-TV - Filed on May 11, 2021

Rule 22 - Coastal Courier - Filed on May 11, 2021

Rule 22 - BNC News - Filed on May 11, 2021

Gateway Behavioral Health Services' Withdrawal of Motion to Quash - Filed on May 11, 2021

1.14.1 Defendant McMichaels' Brief in Support of Their Notice of Intent to Introduce 404(b) Evidence - Filed on June 1, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A §17-16-2-#10 - Filed on June 11, 2021

1.14.2 Brief in Support of Admissibility of Deceased's Mental Health - Filed on June 14, 2021

Order on Defendant Bryan's First Plea in Bar (Speedy Trial Demand) - Filed on June 15, 2021

Order on Defendant McMichaels' 4.2 Motion to Adopt Co-Defendants' Objections, Argument in Support of Co-Defendant's Objections, and Argument in Defending Against State's Objections - Filed on June 15, 2021

Order on Defendant William Roderick Bryan's Motion to Adopt Defendant McMichaels' 4.2 Motion to Adopt Co-Defendants' Objections -
Filed on June 15, 2021


2.3 State's Supplemental Response to Defendant's Discovery Motion - Filed on June 16, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 17-16-2- #11 - Filed on June 17, 2021

1.14.1 State's Supplemental Response to Defendants Notice of Intent to Introduce Evidence Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 24-4-404 and Uniform Superior Court Rule 31.1 - Filed on June 17, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A. §17-16-2- #12 - Filed on June 23, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A §17-16-2- #13 -  Filed on June 28, 2021

1.14.2 State's Response to Defendants Motion to Introduce Evidence of the Victim's Mental Health - Filed on June 29, 2021

4.50 State's Supplemental Demand for Discovery and Witness List; Request for a Scheduling Order - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.53 State's for Additional Time for the State's Closing Argument - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.54 Motion to Exclude Mention of, Reference to, or Argument Regarding District Attorney George Barnhill's Letter to Captain Tom Jump of the GCPD, Barnhill's Meeting with the GCPD about this Case, or Barnhill's Opinion of this Case - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.55 Motion to Exclude Mention of, Reference to, or Argument Regarding the Repeal of the Citizen's Arrest Law Following This Homicide - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.56 Motion to Prohibit Improper Argument By Counsel Regarding Quantifying the Beyond a Reasonable Doubt Standard of Proof - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.57 Motion to Admit the Video of the Incident Taken By Defendant William Bryan - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.58 Motion to Play the Video of the Incident Taken By Defendant William Bryan During the State's Opening Statement - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.59 State's Motion in Limine to Restrict Lay Opinion Evidence - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.60 State's Motion in Limine to Limit Cross-Examination to Questions that have a Good Faith Basis - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.61 State's Motion in Limine to Prevent Speculative Testimony - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.62 State's Motion in Limine to Prevent Argumentative Questioning From the Defense-Restricting Use of the Term "Carjacking or Hijacking" - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.63 State's Motion in Limine to Prevent Argumentative Questioning from the Defense-Restricting Use of the Terms "Burglary" or "Criminal Tresspass" - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.64 State's Motion in Limine to Pre-Charge the Jury on Additional Law - Filed on June 30, 2021

4.65 Motion to Allow Evidence of Greg McMichael's Personnel File and Post Suspensions for Impeachment Purposes - Filed on June 30, 2021

Notice of Pretrial and Scheduling Conference - Filed on July 1, 2021

4.51 State's Motion and Brief Regarding Bruton Issues - Filed on July 7, 2021

4.52 Motion to Prevent the Defense from Criticizing the State Regarding the State's Inability Under the Law to Play the Defendants' Statements of the Officers' Bodycam Videos - Filed on July 7, 2021

4.66 State's Motion in Limine to Exclude Argument and Testimony about General Neighborhood Feelings in Reference to Perceived Crime or That the Neighborhoods were on Edge Due to Crime - Filed on July 7, 2021

State's Request to Charge - Filed on July 7, 2021

1.14.2 Defendants' Reply to State's Response to Defendants' Introduction of Evidence of the Deceased's Mental Health - Filed on July 9, 2021

1.14.2 Defendant McMichaels' Reply to the State's Supplemental Response to the Defendants' Notice of Intent to Introduce 404(b) Evidence - Filed on July 9, 2021

Rule 22 - Filed on July 12, 2021

Rule 22 - WJCL 22 News - Filed on July 12, 2021

4.7 Travis and Greg McMichael's Motion in Limine to Exclude Irrelevant Evidence - Filed on July 14, 2021

4.8 Travis and Greg McMichaels' Motion in Limine to Prohibit Improper Comments by the State - Filed on July 14, 2021

5.2 Notice of Defendants' Election to Conduct Voir Dire in Panels of Twelve - Filed on July 14, 2021

5.3 Motion to Withhold Identification to the Alternate Jurors that they are Alternates Until the Close of Evidence - Filed on July 14, 2021

5.4 Defendants' Motion for Additional Peremptory Strikes - Filed on July 14, 2021

5.5 Motion to Ensure That Any "Rehabilitation" Questioning of Prospective Jurors Complies With Defendants' State and Federal Constitutional Guarantee to a Fair and Impartial Jury - Filed on July 14, 2021

Request for Leaves of Absence - Filed on July 15, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A §17-16-2- # 14 - Filed on July 16, 2021

Rule 22 - First Coast News - Filed on July 19, 2021

4.67 State's Motion in Limine to Exclude Argument and Testimony About Any Protests, Demonstrations or Threats Made to Anyone in the Aftermath of this Homicide - Filed on July 19, 2021

Rule 22 - WJXT-TV4 - Filed on July 19, 2021

Rule 22 - Action News Jax - Filed on July 19, 2021

Rule 22 - Court TV Media LLC - Filed on July 19, 2021

Rule 22 - Law & Crime Network - Filed on July 20, 2021

Motion to Intervene for Limited Purpose of Responding to Defendants' Motion for Closure of Jury Selection - Filed on July 20, 2021

State's Supplemental Disclosure Certificate Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 7-16-2- #15 - Filed on July 21, 2021

Rule 22 - AJC - Filed on July 22, 2021

Order on Motion to Intervene for Limited Purpose - Filed on July 22,2021

Order Denying Access to Division of Family and Children Services Records - Filed on July 22, 2021


**These documents are copied from the official records but are not the official record** 

Last Updated 7/26/2021