The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) is urging the Department of Justice to charge Kyle Rittenhouse after he was found not guilty by Wisconsin jurors on Friday on all five counts in the deaths of two men during Black Lives Matter protests and riots in Kenosha in August 2020. Rittenhouse faced up to life in prison for five charges, including first-degree reckless homicide, after killing Joseph Rosenbaum and Anthony Huber and injuring a third person. A sixth charge was dropped last Monday. Republicans, including Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), have praised the not guilty verdict, with the Wisconsin senator stating that: “I believe justice has been served in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial. I hope everyone can accept the verdict, remain peaceful, and let the community of Kenosha heal and rebuild.” “All of us who knew what actually happened in Kenosha last year assumed this would be the verdict. Thankfully, the jury thought the same,” Republican former Wisconsin …


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