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Kyle Rittenhouse pleads not guilty to fatally shooting two people during Kenosha civil unrest

Antioch teen Kyle Rittenhouse pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to all charges against him in the fatal shootings of two people in Kenosha over the summer. Rittenhouse faces six other charges including first-degree intentional homicide, two counts of first-degree recklessly endangering safety, first-degree reckless homicide, attempted first-degree intentional homicide and possession of a dangerous weapon […]

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Attorney for AJ Freund’s father in ‘serious’ negotiations with prosecutors

The attorney representing Andrew Freund in the murder of his 5-year-old son said that they are in ‘serious’ negotiations with prosecutors, hinting that a plea deal might be coming. Andrew T. Freund Sr. appeared briefly Thursday morning in a McHenry County courtroom for a trial date status hearing. Freund’s attorney, Special Public Defender Henry Sugden, […]