– Data Covid-19 USA – His acquittal has reinvigorated support on the right for armed responses to racial justice protests and unrest.
– Data Covid-19 USA – As groups debate the effect of the verdict, the legislative stalemate shows no signs of changing, and weapons on the street grow.
What brought the teenager and so many others to the streets of Kenosha, Wis., equipped for war?
The acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse points to the wide berth given to defendants who say they acted out of fear.
Mock juries used by his defense team to test their case reacted much more favorably when he testified, his lead lawyer said.
As the jury deliberates, fund-raising emails from both supporters and critics increasingly are reflecting how much the case has become a political touchstone.
Kyle Rittenhouse’s semiautomatic rifle endangered everybody around him — and himself.
Kyle Rittenhouse’s defense team sought a mistrial on Wednesday, its second such request. The judge has yet to rule on either.
The barrel of Mr. Rittenhouse’s rifle was too long, defense lawyers argued, to be in violation of a Wisconsin statute that says minors can’t possess dangerous weapons. His age was also a factor.
- Nach der Ampelklausur: Wie Scholz auf Fragen nicht antwortet Nach der ersten Klausurtagung der Ampelkoalition haben die Journalisten eine Menge Fragen. Beantwortet wird kaum eine davon, und wenn, dann von Habeck oder Lindner. Erst am Schluss wird Bundeskanzler Scholz etwas konkreter.