He now faces probable life in prison.
"They brought out the popcorn," said one of the victims left bloodied, bruised, and suffering from a broken nose.
The court said his sentence was too long, but that he was still guilty of trying to hire someone to kill his nemesis Carole Baskin.
Police and LGBTQ+ groups issued a joint statement saying they will have zero tolerance for hate crimes in their community.
This is one topless homophobe who doesn’t look pretty in pink.
Authorities say the homophobic man ordered the hit because he was upset that his ex-wife came out and divorced him.