• Charlottesville Jury Finds Self-Proclaimed Neo-Nazi Guilty of First-Degree Murder in Death of Protester Heather Heyer During White Nationalist Rally

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    A Virginia jury has found James A. Fields Jr., the driver who plowed through a crowd of protesters last year at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, guilty of first-degree murder.
    Fields, a 21-year-old self-proclaimed Neo-Nazi, was on trial for the bloody crash which ended the life of Heather Heyer. The section of the street where she was killed has been renamed Heather Heyer Way.
    The trial began last week and closing arguments were delivered on Thursday, with jurors deliberating the case for about a day.
    The fact that Fields was the driver of a Dodge Challenger that mowed down...
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