Rittenhouse jury deliberates for third day without a verdict

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KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — The jury at Kyle Rittenhouse’s trial has completed a third day of deliberations without reaching a verdict. Meanwhile, the judge has banned MSNBC from the courthouse after a network freelancer was accused of following the jurors’ bus.

Two mistrial requests from the defense are hanging over the politically and racially fraught case.

Last week the defense asked for a mistrial after saying the prosecutor asked improper questions.

A second mistrial motion was sparked by a jury request Wednesday to re-watch video in the case.

Rittenhouse’s attorneys say the defense received an inferior copy of a key video from prosecutors.

The judge has not ruled on the request.

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