Bloomberg Law
Feb. 2, 2023, 8:05 PM

Kyle Rittenhouse, Police Must Defend Federal Suit Over Shooting

Peter Hayes
Peter Hayes

Kyle Rittenhouse, law enforcement, and multiple municipalities failed to shake off civil rights claims brought by the father of a man shot and killed by Rittenhouse during a Black Lives Matter Protest in Kenosha, Wis.

Plaintiff John Huber may proceed with the bulk of his claims stemming from the death of his son, Anthony Huber, Judge Lynn S. Adelman of the US District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin ruled Wednesday.

Huber sufficiently alleged claims for relief against the government defendants under two broad theories: funneling protesters “into a confined area with the hostile armed individuals and failing to ...