Judge Bruce Schroeder granted Pierce's request Monday, Pierce said. Online court records do not indicate that a hearing ever took place.
Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani filed an expedited appeal to the Third Circuit on Sunday, one day after the president's legal team lost a key lawsuit over Pennsylvania.
Trump requested the recount in Milwaukee and Dane counties, both heavily liberal, in hopes of undoing Democrat Joe Biden's victory by about 20,600 votes.
Rittenhouse, 17, who faces multiple charges for allegedly shooting two protesters dead, is due back in court on Dec. 3 for a preliminary hearing.
Democrat Joe Biden received 577,455 votes in those two counties compared with 213,157 for Trump. Biden won statewide by 20,608 votes, based on canvassed results submitted by the counties.
Social media posts have falsely claimed fraud in Wisconsin, based on voter registration numbers from 2018.
Kenosha County prosecutors have also charged Rittenhouse with wounding a third man, Gaige Grosskreutz.
Trump is facing headwinds not only in national polling, which shows Democrat Joe Biden leading, but also in battleground surveys.
Rittenhouse of Antioch, remains held in a juvenile detention centre in Lake County without bond due to pending criminal charges in Kenosha.
Police said two of the arrests were for felonies, one was for a misdemeanour and 25 were for municipal citations. Police said some of the people arrested were blocking traffic, others had tried to start fires, and one person had materials to start...
Alvin Cole's mother and sisters were arrested during protests that were sparked after charges were not laid against the officer who shot Cole.
The district attorney said Wauwatosa Officer Joseph Mensah used reasonable force when he fatally shot 17-year-old Alvin Cole outside a shopping mall on Feb. 2.
Wisconsin’s attorney general announced Monday that he has selected a former Madison police chief to serve as an independent consultant for prosecutors weighing whether to file charges against the officer who shot Jacob Blake, a Black man who was l...