Judge Bruce Schroeder once more scolded the mainstream media in remarks made as a part of the Rittenhouse trial proceedings on Wednesday, including that the media’s antics would make him rethink permitting stay protection of future trials he oversees.
“When I talked about problems with the media, when this trial started,” Judge Schroeder stated, “we were there in part — not fully but in part — because of grossly irresponsible handling of what comes out of this trial.”
“I will tell you this,” Judge Schroeder continued, “I’m going to think long and hard about live television at trial again next time.” He defined that he’d “always been a firm believer in [live coverage] because the people should be able to see what’s going on,” the choose defined, “but what I see, what’s being done, it’s really quite frightening. Frightening, that’s the right word for it,” Schroeder concluded.
Judge Schroeder additionally sounded off on the “misinformation” that has been “widespread” within the mainstream media’s protection to this point, particularly singling out a current article within the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel about consideration of the protection’s movement to dismiss.
The choose additionally reiterated that “the result of the trial should be open to public scrutiny, and people should have confidence in the outcome of the trial” which is one thing he hopes all can agree on. “It’s just a shame that irresponsible statements are being made,” Judge Schroeder reiterated.
Anyone who’s been following what’s been entered as factual proof within the case is aware of that there is a important gulf between actuality and what the mainstream media has been telling Americans, as compilations like the next present:
Media: Why do reporting after we already know Rittenhouse is a terrorist? pic.twitter.com/abebdPyiIs
— Tom Elliott (@tomselliott) November 9, 2021
The firehose of uninformed criticism from the mainstream media has not simply been directed at Kyle Rittenhouse, both, as Judge Schroeder has been blasted by the media for a litany of baseless accusations. Apparently, a possible acquittal would be the fault of the choose within the case, and never the fault of the jurors who determined the case nor the clown of a prosecutor who struggled to make a case in any respect.
Media: Only purpose Rittenhouse will stroll is as a result of the choose sucks pic.twitter.com/PZvv8MgGUm
— Tom Elliott (@tomselliott) November 15, 2021