Circuit Court Judge Richard Moore will now decide Fields’ fate.
The soldier and 'Serial' subject could spend life behind bars.
In a three-month investigation, VICE News looked into the case of the UK's forgotten prisoners — the thousands serving life sentences under abolished legislation with no release date in sight.
Some prisoners serving life sentences are upset that they are effectively receiving the same punishment as a man who gunned down 12 people in a movie theater.
Now the state's 11 prisoners facing lethal injection will serve life sentences instead.
The added ingredient turned the 19-year-old's offense into a first-degree felony comparable to murder.
"We see it as a vital tradition and good reward for the inmates who deserve to be here today. It’s a big privilege to be allowed to take part in the rodeo, and they know that," said Warden Cain. "It also allows us to raise much needed funds for our...