Kyle Rittenhouse’s mother is appealing for donations to her son’s legal defense fund, CNN reports.
In an email, Wendy Rittenhouse estimated that Kyle Rittenhouse’s legal costs for the month of November will amount to $110,000, according to CNN.
She said that the trial has been “an extremely uphill battle from the beginning” and said that her son’s team could put up a “big fight” because of the support of “thousands of our fellow Americans.”
“Both the prosecution and my son Kyle’s defense team have finished their closing arguments and I am beyond nervous,” she wrote in the email.
“We have been but with the support of thousands of our fellow Americans we have put up a big fight,” she added.
FreeKyleUSA announced on Twitter that the fund has raised $464,111 since March 1.