Prosecutor Closes Rittenhouse Trial With Basic Lesson: 'If You Created The Danger, You Forfeit The R
Prosecutor Closes Rittenhouse Trial With Basic Lesson: 'If You Created The Danger, You Forfeit The Right to Self-Defense'
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In the Kyle Rittenhouse trial, the prosecution's closing argument seeks to pierce the veil of reasonable white fear. Making the final case before the jury is dismissed for deliberations, Kenosha County Assistant District Attorney Thomas Binger framed Rittenhouse's actions as those of a provocateur instigating violence.
Rejecting the idea that Rittenhouse feared for his life or had to act in self-defense, the prosecution walked through the various reckless decisions taken by the young gunman.... Read more