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James Fields, the man who drove his car into a crowd of protesters at an alt-right march in Charlottesville, Virginia last August, has been convicted of first-degree murder as well as eight counts of malicious wounding and one count of failing to stop at an accident involving a death.
A jury found the 21-year-old guilty of killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer when he drove his car into a crowd protesting a white nationalist rally.
His lawyers argued he feared the crowd and acted in self-defense.
But no evidence was presented to support the claims.
Fields now faces a possible sentence of life in prison.