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Full Rigor: From Popcorn to Pop a Cap, the Movie Theater Murder

Curtis Reeves, Jr.
Retired Tampa Police captain Curtis Reeves, Jr., left, wipes his eyes as he listens to his daughter Jennifer Shaw testify in his bond reduction hearing before Circuit Judge Pat Siracusa at the Robert D. Sumner Judicial Center, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Dade City, Fla. At right is Reeves’ attorney Richard Escobar. Reeves, 71, is accused of fatally shooting Chad Oulson and injuring Oulson’s wife Nicole. He is charged with second-degree murder. Police said Reeves became upset when Chad Oulson was texting during the movie previews. (AP Photo/Brendan Fitterer, Pool)

A Florida jury decides the fate of a retired police SWAT commander of murder for fatally shooting a fellow movie-goer during an argument over a cellphone.

You won’t believe the verdict…