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Rittenhouse trial highlights white privilege in criminal justice system

Rittenhouse' behavior, court's sympathetic treatment towards him contradict unfairness to people of color

State of Wisconsin

Rittenhouse trial begins, jury selection proving difficult

The trial is expected to last between two and three weeks, though as of Monday evening no jurors have been selected.

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Department of Justice that rarely punishes police officers adds Rusten Sheskey to list

After shooting Jacob Blake in back seven times last summer, Sheskey won't face any criminal charges for his actions

State of Wisconsin

Officer who shot Jacob Blake will not face consequences, returns to work

Officer Rusten Sheskey acted according to Kenosha Police Department policies, according to Kenosha County District Attorney

State of Wisconsin

Petition to recall Gov. Evers fails to get enough signatures

670,000 petition signatures are needed to proceed with recall process

State of Wisconsin

Kenosha protest shooter Kyle Rittenhouse won’t face charges in Illinois

'There is no evidence the gun was ever physically possessed by Kyle Rittenhouse in Illinois,' Illinois State Attorney's office says

State of Wisconsin

Funds promised to Kenosha by president cannot be used

Trump announces aid to Kenosha after protests but Evers, Baldwin say it's not sufficient

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State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Attorney General chooses former Madison Police Chief to review police shooting of Jacob Blake

Former Police Chief says he aims to provide insight, perspective on case

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State of Wisconsin

Kenosha arrests raise questions about policing in Dane County

'The safest communities we have in Madison are not the most policed, but the most resourced,' Freedom Inc. organizer says

State of Wisconsin

Senator Kamala Harris visits Jacob Blake’s family in Kenosha

Harris encouraged Blake's family to take care of themselves and use their voices

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