UPDATE: The jury deliberating the case against Pierce County Superior Court Judge Michael Hecht has gone home for the day without rendering a verdict.
Jurors are expected back at the County-City Building on Wednesday morning to continue their deliberations.
PREVIOUS POST: A Pierce County jury began deliberating the case against Superior Court Judge Michael Hecht this afternoon after attorneys in the case delivered their closing arguments this morning.
Hecht is charged with one count each of felony harassment and patronizing a prostitute.
Assistant attorney general John Hillman argued this morning that Hecht for years trolled downtown Tacoma for male prostitutes …