01 November 2021

Judge in Kyle Rittenhouse trial hoping to seat jury in a day

thehill.com

The jury selection process in the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse , the teen who fatally shot Black Lives Matters protesters in Kenosha, Wisc. last year, began on Monday. Judge Bruce Schroeder told attorneys that he believes picking 12 people from the 150 prospective jurors should only take one day, The Associated Press reported . Schroeder said he had no plans of sequestering the jury in the high-profile case. Jury selection ran into some technical difficulties on Monday, slowing down the process. [...]