A spokesperson for Kyle Rittenhouse, who turned 19 this month, says his intention is to destroy the rifle.
The 18-year-old Rittenhouse reflected on how the trial had matured him and about his decision to take the stand to provide his account of the shootings.
"I'm not a racist person. I support the BLM movement, I support peacefully demonstrating," Kyle Rittenhouse tells Tucker Carlson in excerpts of the interview released by Fox News.
From the Wisconsin State Journal editorial board: "Vigilantes carrying rifles in the streets won't make our society safer."
Mark Richards, Kyle Rittenhouse's lead defense attorney, offered his reaction after a jury found his client not guilty on all counts Friday, Nov. 19.
Emotions ran high outside the Kenosha County Courthouse on Friday, as demonstrators reacting to the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict got nose-to-nose and engaged in intense, high-volume debates.
Here's the scene from outside the courthouse just a few hours ago, in photos & videos
Live replay from an Associated Press livestream: Exteriors outside Rittenhouse trial after Kyle Rittenhouse cleared of all charges in shooting…
"Justice was done," said Kevin Mathewson, who formed Kenosha Guard before the Kyle Rittenhouse shootings, moments after jurors returned a not …
Mark McCloskey compared himself to Rittenhouse in a statement, saying they both were defending themselves from an "angry mob." The story is trending in the wake of the Rittenhouse verdict.
Veronica King, secretary of the NAACP Kenosha Branch, said she was disappointed but not surprised by the not guilty verdict jurors reached in …
The jury in the Kyle Rittenhouse case has now been deliberating longer than the juries in the high-profile trials of Casey Anthony, Derek Chauvin and O.J. Simpson.
From John Gross, of Wisconsin Law School: "If the jury acquits Kyle Rittenhouse, then they will be doing what the law requires them to do. That should prompt us to ask why the law dictates this result."
People are traveling from as far away as California to be part of the environment in Kenosha surrounding the Kyle Rittenhouse trial.
At least 9 videos from days 1 and 2 of Kyle Rittenhouse jury deliberations. Videos and audio may contain vulgarity.
Videos from days of Kyle Rittenhouse jury deliberations
Kenosha County Circuit Judge Bruce Schroeder dismissed a misdemeanor charge against Kyle Rittenhouse for illegally possessing the AR-15-style …