“They needed to be held accountable for putting a drug out there that shouldn’t be out there,” said Stacy Smith, a 21-year-old child care provider who stood with the majority in the 10-2 vote in favor of the man’s widow, Carol Ernst.

“I want them to listen,” said Marsha Robbins, a 53-year-old homemaker who was the presiding juror and the oldest of the panel.