After deliberating for about a day, 11 women and one man sentenced Forde to death in Pima County Superior Court on Tuesday.
In a photo taken by a Pima County medical examiner, he appeared to have a Roman nose.
The Pima County Tea Party, which operates in Tucson, condemned the attack but also cautioned against political exploitation.
Some 3,500 people in the Pima County area have lost services, he said, with more than 10,000 suffering from the cuts statewide.
His friend Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik was one of the first to suggest he run about a year ago.
Not crazy, you know, not a lunatic or dangerous, but just jarred from Pima man back to Yaqui child.
"The Pima word for green and blue is the same," Doctor Fewkes writes me.
That some of these unrepresented forms of speech belong to the same class with the Pima, Hiaqui, &c., is nearly certain.
The Pima do not call themselves Pima, but O-otam, "men," "people."
He talked quite a while in the Pima tongue, in an earnest, spirited manner.
Uto-Aztecan people of Arizona, from Spanish, probably from native pi ma:c "(I) don't know," given in answer to some question long ago and mistaken by the Spaniards as a tribal name. Related: Piman.