three days Ago had spoken of a Jury, James Fields guilty. Now she has also recommended a penalty for the neo-Nazi, who was in the U.S. city of Charlottesville in August 2017 with a car into a group of protesters hazards and a woman had been killed. It is oblong plus 419 years in prison.

The judge can reduce the penalty in its decision, but not increase. In General, judges in Virginia, where the process takes place to impose, however, the measure proposed by the Jury. A judgment is for the 29. March set.

Fields was controlled on the edge of a preparation of right-wing extremists in the University city in the Federal state of Virginia, his car deliberately into a group of counter-demonstrators. A 32-year-old woman was killed and several other people were injured. Fields was short after the fact.

The parade of neo-Nazis and other racists in Charlottesville under the slogan “Unite the right” had an international hit the headlines – mainly because US President, Donald Trump had a short then the behavior of right-wing extremists and counter-demonstrators equated and of the “violence on many sides” and the right of the parade so that was balanced.

in court Fields had argued in the nearly two-week process, on the innocent. His defenders argued that her client had been in a state of panic and “for his life to be feared”. The twelve members of the Jury came quickly to a verdict of guilty.


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