Kyle Rittenhouse and men who killed Ahmaud Arbery: How do trials compare?

People march demanding justice for Ahmaud Arbery in Brunswick, Georgia, November 4, 2021. Photo by REUTERS/Octavio Jones/File Photo.

Closing arguments began today in the trial against the three white men charged with murdering Ahmaud Arbery, a Black man, in Brunswick, Georgia. It takes place days after the acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse, a young white man who shot three white men last year, killing two of them and injuring the third, during an anti-police brutality protest in Kenosha, Wisconsin. KCRW breaks down both cases and their similarities.

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