Prosecutors are trying to resolve the bond deal for Kyle Rittenhouse, a 17-year-old who was charged with killing two people during a protest in Kenosha, Wisconsin, last summer after they said he shed a white light and It’s a “loud” The Proud Boys’ anthem at the bar.
On Wednesday, the Kenosha County District Attorney’s Office filed a petition to restrict Rittenhouse from possessing or consuming alcohol at a bar or restaurant, a white light show and fraternity with known members of the Supreme Powers. White
Rittenhouse, from Antioch, Illinois, was released from the Kenosha County Jail on $ 2 million in bonds in November, most of which was funded by conservatives through legal defense funds. The terms of Rittenhouse̵7;s current commitment do not restrict him from entering alcohol bars or contacting a group of white supremacists such as the Proud Boys.
According to prosecutors, the request was made after Rittenhouse was met with his mother at a local bar in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin on Jan. 5, the same day he pleaded not guilty to the criminal murder and Other crimes involving the killing of two people. Protesters and attacking each other
At Pudgy’s pub, Rittenhouse is seen wearing a T-shirt with the words “Free as F ***” with a flashing “OK” sign, a gesture co-organized by the white supremacist group. Get to know each other. On a 90-minute visit to the bar, which was recorded in the security footage, the teenager was seen drinking alcohol while a group of adult men sang Proud Boys following the movement.
In Illinois where Rittenhouse lives, it is illegal to possess or consume alcohol in public places for anyone under the age of 21, but in Wisconsin, people under the age of 21 can carry and You can drink alcohol if you are with your parents.
Rittenhouse’s lawyers did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Thursday.
Authorities said Rittenhouse traveled to Wisconsin to prevent a car dealer from robbing when he opened fire on racial justice protesters who took to the streets after the shooting of Jacob Blake when On Aug. 23, lawyers for Rittenhouse argued that the teenager, who was hailed by right-wing critics and sympathetically viewed the Trump administration, had acted self-defense.
The teenagers allegedly killed Joseph Rosenbaum, 36, and Anthony Huber, 26, and injured third man Gaige Grosskreutz, who had a pistol.
The court has not yet set a date to consider the prosecutor’s petition.
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