The verdict came after a bizarre trial that was heavily covered by the national media and renewed focus on the problem of mental health among America's veterans.
The judge sentenced Routh to life in prison without the possibility of parole after the jury deliberated for less than two and a half hours and rejected Routh's insanity defense.
Two doctors testified Friday that Eddie Ray Routh knew full well what he was doing when he killed former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and another man.
Eddie Ray Routh, a Marine veteran, is accused of killing Navy SEAL legend Chris Kyle in a case that pits two narratives about returning from war against each other.
Neither Chris Kyle nor the Sun's anonymous British marine is actually the best sniper ever. But it's a weird point of pride either way.
Michael Moore spoke to VICE at length about his thoughts on American Sniper, snipers in general, Sarah Palin, PTSD, that time Clint Eastwood threatened to kill him, and a whole host of other issues swirling around the media circus at the...