The jury deliberated for nearly a dozen hours before it reached a verdict.
In that moment, Fletcher testified, he thought he was dying. He called his mom.
Their accounts resonate beyond the courtroom.
In other news: The price of wholesale weed rebounds.
The highest-profile murder trial in recent Oregon history—that of accused MAX-train killer Jeremy Christian—opened Jan. 28 on a combative note.
As the decade closes, no American city plays such an outsized role in the national imagination.