Defense rests after challenging officers in Whitmer conspiracy trial | app

Lawyers for two men accused of conspiring to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer called investigators to the witness box on Friday in an attempt to raise questions about their tactics in 2020 and highlight dismissive attitudes.

The defense closed its case on the ninth day of the trial. Closing arguments were scheduled for Monday in federal court in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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