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Nov 23, 2021
The Kyle Rittenhouse Trial - A Tale of Two Videos

Did the prosecution purposely SABOTAGE the defense?

A thread Where did the original video file originate?

On August 25, 2020, Brandon Beamon used a drone to capture video of the riots and unrest in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Beamon was working for a now dissolved company ‘UrbanAired’ which likely violated FAA laws that night.
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Nov 21, 2021
Wisconsin State Crime lab evidence report detailing the creation of the 6 AI enhanced video files.

I do not personally see anything nefarious in this report but do not know what to make of the differences in the file name for the video that was received. The long file name (listed first) is a typical file name that an Apple device would use.

The other name is likely a date/time associated with the original file. But for this to be true the drone would have continued to record after the shooting for several minutes.
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Nov 18, 2021
Manufactured Miracle evidence.

That’s what the prosecution did in the Kyle Rittenhouse case. Four days into the trial a man who refused to be identified transferred a video file to a detective. Then Det Antaramian testified that he could see Rittenhouse aiming at Ziminski. Then it’s off to the state crime lab to “enhance” the video. They of course did this while sharing a 4x lesser quality version with the defense team. Millions of pixels/details were added during the “enhancing” process. Later they further “enhanced” 4 still images from the video.
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Nov 17, 2021
This is likely a question that we will never have an acceptable answer to.

Detective Antaramian testified that the drone video was sourced from “UrbanAired” this is the only testimony regarding the videos origin.

Nothing about the type of drone. Nothing about the pilot. Detective Antaramian first learned about the drone video after the video was played during a segment on Fox News.

The twitter account @freekyleusa posted about the Fox clip months ago and in later posts questioned if the prosecution was withholding evidence (the original).
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Nov 17, 2021
The Kyle Rittenhouse trial

Day 13 Court is expected to resume at 9:00 am CST when the jury will return to deliberations.

Yesterday the jury deliberated the entire day from roughly 9:00a-6:00p

@JackPosobiec reported yesterday that two jurors are holding up a verdict decision due to threats of violence.
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Nov 16, 2021
The Kyle Rittenhouse trial

Day 12 Image Court will begin at 9:00 am CST when 12 of the remaining 18 jurors will be randomly selected to determine Rittenhouse’s fate.

The 12 chosen will begin deliberations while the other 6 will remain at the courthouse should an alternate be required.
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Nov 15, 2021
Judge Schroeder warned the prosecution of the danger of the inclusion of the doctored images.

Schroeder “..or which phone I’m going to buy… this is being used to decide if someone’s innocent or guilty of a crime…”

Schroeder “this is going to fall like a house of cards.” This is one of the doctored images admitted into evidence. I use the word doctored bc the image was created using AI algorithms to insert pixels where pixels did not previously exist. This was done purposely push a false narrative that Rittenhouse aimed his rifle.
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Nov 15, 2021
The Kyle Rittenhouse trial

Day 11 This morning we expect to hear Judge Schroeder give the jury instructions and hear closing statements from the prosecution and defense.

2.5 hours has been allotted to both sides for statements. The prosecution will split their time between their first and rebuttal arguments.
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Nov 11, 2021
The Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Day 8 Today we will likely hear more on the defense motion to dismiss with prejudice, which was brought up yesterday with the defense claiming prosecution misconduct.

See yesterday’s thread for detailed information.
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Nov 10, 2021
The Kyle Rittenhouse trial

Day 8 Today we are expecting to hear from Jacob Marshall, friend and former roommate of Gaige Grosskreutz. Marshall was a spectator in the courtroom Monday while Grosskreutz was testifying and was served with a subpoena to appear. He will be questioned about social media posts.
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Nov 9, 2021
The Kyle Rittenhouse Trail

Day 7 The State, led by assistant district attorney Thomas Binger, is expected to finish presenting their case and today.

Will the State call husband and wife Joshua and Kelly Ziminski to the stand?
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Nov 8, 2021
The Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Day 6 Last week ADA Thomas Binger asserted the presentation of the State’s case would likely be concluded by Tuesday (tomorrow). Will Gaige Grosskreutz or the Ziminski’s will take the stand today?
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Nov 7, 2021
George Floyd’s nephew, Cortez Rice, makes a claim that he knows people taking photos of jurors during the Kyle Rittenhouse trial in Kenosha, Wisconsin. His goal is to dox jurors if they do not convict. More information.
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Nov 6, 2021
Taking all of the jack-o’-lanterns to a pig rescue today. The pigs enjoyed their pumpkin feast!
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Nov 5, 2021
The Kyle Rittenhouse case is underway.

Day 5 Image Yesterday I ran a brief poll asking if Kyle Rittenhouse should take the stand and testify during trial.

The results are in. Image
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Oct 25, 2021
During the Rittenhouse motions today the State was ridiculed by the judge for saying “all we are talking about here is arson” to which the judge responded “I can’t believe some of the things you’re saying.. come on!” The full exchange of the prosecutor arguing against the judge permitting video evidence of Kyle Rittenhouse’s assailants behavior and actions on the night of August 28, 2020.

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Sep 26, 2021
The cat er dog is out of the bag. In June we pre-purchased a #FrenchBulldog that we named “Nova”. A few weeks later a separate breeder contacted me to tell me that she had a puppy born with a cleft palate that would be euthanized if someone didn’t take her in. She sent photos. ImageImageImageImage The pup would require around the clock care, being fed with a tube inserted through her mouth and into her stomach, and the chances of her surviving were still not great (so said several vets and the breeder). This is her cleft palate. Image
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