Rittenhouse judge rejects prosecutors' request for increased bail, new warrant

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A Wisconsin judge squashed calls for Kyle Rittenhouse's bail to be increased as the Illinois teen awaits trial in connection with a deadly triple shooting at a protest in Kenosha, Wisc., in August.
Kenosha County Judge Bruce Schroeder also declined to issue a new arrest warrant that prosecutors sought after accusing him of violating the terms of his release by moving. Last week, they asked the judge to issue a new arrest warrant and increase Rittenhouse's $2 million bond by $200,000.

The 18-year-old's defense team said he moved to a "safe house" after receiving threats, and defense attorney Mark Richards argued that revealing the new location would put the teen and his family at risk.

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