President Joe Biden said he stands by the jury’s decision Friday to declare Kyle Rittenhouse not guilty on all five charges filed against him. After returning home from a routine medical examination at Walter Reed Hospital in Maryland, Biden told reporters that he didn’t watch the trial. “Look, I stand by what the jury has concluded,” Biden said in response to a question about his comments last year about the Rittenhouse case. “The jury system works and we have to abide by it.” Biden later issued a lengthy statement saying that was also “angry and concerned” by the verdict but called for calm because “the jury has spoken.” “I urge everyone to express their views peacefully, consistent with the rule of law,” Biden continued. Rittenhouse, 18, was acquitted by a jury panel of seven women and five men in the shooting deaths of two individuals and for wounding another during …


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