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Joke these various now facing the very real possibility that she will be put to death after a jury this afternoon found her guilty of murder in the first degree.
Guilty of shooting her ex boyfriend guilty of stabbing him 27 times guilty of slitting his throat from ear to ear no self defense.
Guilty of cold blooded murder.
And she watched stone faced as the juror returned the verdict.
-- Arizona vs Indiana areas verdict count one.
We the jury duly impaneled and sworn and above entitled action upon our -- did find the defendant has to count 11 degree murder guilty.
Jurors find premeditated.
Zero buying felony murder.
Seven -- both he made it -- and felony.
-- or person.
You heard the gasp in the courtroom but the newly convicted killer displayed little more emotion than that quivering lip and a single tear that street right down -- cheek.
It took the jury just sixteen and a half hours to reach the verdict after a four month trial that featured extremely graphic testimony about the killing.
And the -- sexual history.
But the jurors clearly did not believe -- Gary's when she claimed she killed Travis Alexander in self defense.
The sheer brutality of this act may have just been too much for the jurors to overlook.
But five years after police found his body the verdict released a flood of emotion in the courtroom and outside.
The victim's family members openly week in the gallery as they realize they finally got the justice that they so long that solved.
Dan Springer is live outside the courthouse -- in what the reaction out there we saw it it was emotional.
Yeah I shot the jury didn't believe -- -- -- story of self defense and neither did much of the public -- it was a wild scene on the steps of the courthouse out here.
The crowd swelled -- 300 people and then just before the verdict was read.
We started to hear chants of justice for Travis and then when the word was guilty of first degree murder the crowd erupted in a cheer inside the courtroom.
The -- Stanley -- smiled and cried tears of joy very emotional.
-- areas meantime was subdued she bit her lip her chin quiver to -- and she looked back at her mother grandmother and aunt who was there were seated right behind her she looked very different.
From the woman who famously said.
To an interviewer from a jailhouse interview actually that no jury would ever convict her -- it's not over -- tell us what's next.
Well that's right tomorrow 1 o'clock the jury areas attorneys everyone else -- back to the courtroom and they will start again what's called the aggravation phase the prosecution will argue.
That this was a heinous crime was such cruelty.
That she should be eligible for the death penalty if the jury agrees the trial moves into the penalty phase that's -- the defense tries to save -- life.
By explaining mitigating factors for what she did that could take a week perhaps two weeks and we will see some witnesses there.
The victim's family meantime has said that it will file a long -- death civil suit.
In the coming weeks back keeps on -- tonight Dan Springer will Jody.
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