Could Kyle Rittenhouse face civil penalties despite acquittals in Kenosha deaths?

Could Kyle Rittenhouse face civil penalties despite acquittals in Kenosha deaths?

As an 18-year-old online college student, Kyle Rittenhouse wouldn’t appear to have deep pockets to pay for any award should he face —and lose — a civil trial in the shooting deaths of the two men he was acquitted of killing on Friday. But Rittenhouse has proven to be a prodigious fundraiser when it comes … Read more

Kyle Rittenhouse verdict: Acquitted of intentional homicide and four other felonies in Kenosha shootings

Kyle Rittenhouse verdict: Acquitted of intentional homicide and four other felonies in Kenosha shootings

Rittenhouse, wearing a dark jacket with a burgundy tie and shirt, stood behind the defense table as each not guilty verdict was read. He tried to hold back tears, then sobbed and appeared to collapse forward on the table, where his lawyer embraced him. Rittenhouse’s mother gasped after the final verdict was read, her head … Read more

Kyle Rittenhouse trial live updates: Jury to deliberate for 4th day in attempt to reach verdict in Kenosha shooting case

Kyle Rittenhouse trial live updates: Jury to deliberate for 4th day in attempt to reach verdict in Kenosha shooting case

KENOSHA, Wis. (WLS) — The jury in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial will enter a fourth day of deliberations as it attempts to reach a verdict on five charges against the Antioch, Illinois teen.At the end of the day Thursday, jurors were sent home with the only piece of the case they’ve been approved to review … Read more

Motion for mistrial still looming as jury deliberates in Kyle Ritenhouse’s fate in Kenosha, Wisconsin

Motion for mistrial still looming as jury deliberates in Kyle Ritenhouse's fate in Kenosha, Wisconsin

The second day of deliberations in Kyle Rittenhouse’s homicide trial ended Wednesday with a defense request to toss out charges still looming over the high-profile Wisconsin trial.The case went to jury late Tuesday morning with Kenosha County Circuit Judge Bruce Schroeder having not ruled on defense requests for a mistrial with prejudice — to have charges tossed … Read more

Kyle Rittenhouse trial live coverage: Prosecution to rest case; Drone video shows 1st shooting of Joseph Rosenbaum 1 of 2 killed

Kyle Rittenhouse trial live coverage: Prosecution to rest case; Drone video shows 1st shooting of Joseph Rosenbaum 1 of 2 killed

KENOSHA, Wis. — The prosection in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial will rest its case Tuesday afternoon.Attorneys for the state announced that they will rest their case when jurors return from lunch.Earlier Thursday, the jury watched drone video that showed Rittenhouse wheeling around and shooting Joseph Rosenbaum at close range during a night of turbulent protests … Read more