Linda and Peter Widstrand, parents of beating victim Ray Widstrand. She said her son hopes to attend closing arguments.
Elizabeth Flores, Star Tribune
At the Courage Center in Golden Valley, Ray Widstrand, right, pictured October 8, 2013, is recovering from a near fatal attack in August, which landed him in intensive care. Part of his cranium was removed to alleviate pressure from swelling. His sister, Alice, visits him almost daily.