The workplace is requesting that Rittenhouse be prohibited from possessing or consuming alcohol or being in any institution that serves it; be prohibited from making any public show of any “white power” or “white supremacy” indicators, symbols, or hand gestures; and never have any contact with any identified militia members or members of any violent white energy/white supremacist teams together with the group recognized because the “Proud Boys.”
According to prosecutors, Rittenhouse was seen at an area bar together with his mom about 90 minutes after the arraignment, and his presence and habits have been confirmed by surveillance video.
Rittenhouse was seen with different people flashing “the ‘OK’ sign, which has been co-opted as a sign of ‘white power’ by known white supremacist groups,” and was “directly served a beer by the bartender,” the movement stated.
The doc additionally states that Rittenhouse turned 18 this month and lives in Illinois. “Under Illinois law, it is a Class A Misdemeanor for anyone under the age of 21 to possess or consume alcohol in a public place,” the movement states.
In Wisconsin, nevertheless, it’s authorized for somebody below the age of 21 to own and devour alcohol if a mum or dad is current.
Prosecutors are additionally asking the courtroom to “prohibit the defendant from publicly displaying symbols and gestures that are associated with violent white supremacist groups and from associating with known members of those groups, particularly the Proud Boys” — as they imagine it might lead to potential witness intimidation.
Rittenhouse pleaded not responsible to the costs for which he was arraigned.
Source has reached out to Rittenhouse’s legal professional for remark.
Rittenhouse’s attorneys have maintained that Rittenhouse was appearing in self-defense when he opened hearth.
In a listening to final month, Rittenhouse’s legal professional, Mark Richards, accused prosecutors of presenting “a one-sided, stilted view” of occasions that night time.
Richards launched screenshots of surveillance video that he stated confirmed his shopper acted in self-defense whereas being chased by a gun-toting protester. In one other picture, Rittenhouse seemed to be struck with a skateboard whereas on the bottom.