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Strangelove wrote: Thu Aug 27, 2020 5:27 pm self defense.
He's getting charged with multiple felonies.
Kyle Rittenhouse could get life in prison for murder ... along with 4 other felony charges.
He shot an unarmed individual and another person who threw a plastic bag at him.
The 17-year-old arrested in the fatal shooting of 2 Jacob Blake protesters in Kenosha allegedly killed at least one unarmed man, and could get life in prison for murder ... along with 4 other felony charges.

The criminal complaint against Kyle Rittenhouse was released Thursday, and it says the first person the Illinois teenager allegedly shot, Joseph Rosenbaum, "appeared to be unarmed for the duration of video" reviewed by investigators.

Prosecutors say Rosenbaum appeared to throw an object at Rittenhouse before the fatal shooting, and a second video apparently shows the object in question was nothing more than a plastic bag.

The complaint also says Rosenbaum leaned in toward Rittenhouse -- apparently trying to reach for his gun according to a witness -- and then fell to the ground after 4 loud bangs. Then Rittenhouse got on his cellphone to make a call, and prosecutors say he was overheard saying, "I just killed somebody" as he ran away. He's been charged with first-degree reckless homicide for Rosenbaum's death.

Rittenhouse is also charged with first-degree intentional homicide (murder in most states) of Anthony Huber. Prosecutors say Huber -- seen with a skateboard in several videos -- approached Rittenhouse, who was lying on his back, and appeared to reach for Rittenhouse's gun. According to the complaint, Rittenhouse fired a round, sending Huber staggering away before collapsing to the ground and dying from a gunshot wound.

All told, prosecutors charged Rittenhouse with 5 felonies -- the 3 others are 2 counts of first-degree reckless endangerment and one count of attempted first-degree intentional homicide.

That last count was for allegedly shooting Gaige Grosskreutz, who prosecutors say appeared to be armed, and suffered one non-lethal gunshot wound.

If convicted, Rittenhouse could face life in prison just for the first-degree intentional homicide of Huber. He's also facing one misdemeanor ... for possession of a dangerous weapon by someone under 18.
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Don't fret none Skyo, Rittenhouse will get off, his lawyer will simply argue self-defense. :thumbs:

Or maybe he pleads guilty to the misdemeanor and 2 counts of reckless endangerment in a plea deal to drop the other charges

... and comes away with 6 months probation.

This kid will probably get rich from the book deals, don't you worry your purdy little head none Skyo!
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rats19 wrote: Thu Aug 27, 2020 6:48 pm https://amgreatness.com/2020/08/27/67740/

Nick sandman’s lawyer
HA!

Oh my God, Rittenhouse is going to come away filthy rich out of all this...
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I've decided the only way I'll be able to watch the rest of the series and playoffs is on tape delay so you'll have to excuse my absence from the live game threads. Will reevaluate the situation next season.

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rats19 wrote: Thu Aug 27, 2020 5:51 pm You’d think if it actually mattered to them they would say something about the inkilling
The 2500 I mean
Hey Rats. Black Lives Matters is about racism, specifically (and this is from the BLM website) "the rampant and deliberate violence inflicted on us by the state."

So although the inkilling, as you call it, is a problem for black lives, it's is a different problem to the one that BLM is focused on.
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It's been mostly peaceful though, and a colorful display at that.


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Images like this can help us imagine a brighter future:

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A message of inclusion that can inspire hope in all of us:

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Strangelove wrote: Thu Aug 27, 2020 6:39 pm Don't fret none Skyo, Rittenhouse will get off, his lawyer will simply argue self-defense. :thumbs:

Or maybe he pleads guilty to the misdemeanor and 2 counts of reckless endangerment in a plea deal to drop the other charges

... and comes away with 6 months probation.
Nah, his mom will get some time too, the crime familia.
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I found this unlikely story of an English businessman who became a Russian farmer quite interesting, and uplifting.

With all of the depressing news and sludge I'm inundated with everywhere I look these days this came along at just the right time.


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Antiwar and nonintervention hero Rand Paul was nearly assaulted by a wild mob outside the White House.

A violent BLM mob tries to assault
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& his wife
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as they leave the RNC White House event.

https://twitter.com/MrAndyNgo/status/12 ... 27424?s=20
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Powerful: Protesters Spell Out 'Love' With Burning Homes And Businesses

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MINNEAPOLIS, MN—In a powerful display of their care for love and justice, protesters in Minneapolis burned the word "LOVE" into the city, arranging the inspiring message with homes and businesses set ablaze by their riots.

Heartfelt and moving.

"We just really wanted to show how much we care about love and social justice by burning this community into a powerful reminder of what it's all about," said local protester Jake Hernandez, who had flown in from Portland for the event. "Now, when police and fire helicopters fly over to try to restore order, they'll be inspired by our message of love and harmony."

Upon seeing the heart-wrenching message of unity, police dropped their batons, ripped off their badges, donned bandanas, picked up bricks, and joined the protesters in their rioting and looting. "I don't know how I didn't see the light before," said former police officer, now Antifa chapter leader Bridget Morrison as she lobbed a Molotov cocktail into a minority-owned business. "I'm woke to the cause of love and harmony."

What a powerful message! The protesters were also planning to burn the word "SOCIAL JUSTICE" into predominantly black parts of town but have sadly run out of buildings to burn.

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Strangelove wrote: Thu Aug 27, 2020 6:39 pm Don't fret none Skyo, Rittenhouse will get off, his lawyer will simply argue self-defense. :thumbs:

Or maybe he pleads guilty to the misdemeanor and 2 counts of reckless endangerment in a plea deal to drop the other charges

... and comes away with 6 months probation.

This kid will probably get rich from the book deals, don't you worry your purdy little head none Skyo!
Plea deals, out of court settlements and cash bail are just three of the things that are very wrong with the American justice system. :|

This kid illegally carried a gun, specifically went looking for trouble and then killed two people, attempting to kill even more...

They should throw the book at him.
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