When Dickson was arrested he had anti-psychotic medication and a drug typically used for depression or anxiety on him, court heard.Nuttal said it's too early to say if Dickson will appeal the verdict.
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Dickson pushed Liu down off camera and after the sound of two muffled bangs Meng said he heard no more sounds from Liu.
After a period of silence he heard Dickson breathing heavily and moments later he appeared naked in front of the webcam and turned off the computer, Meng testified.
On two of those occasions, the charges involved alleged crimes against women.
In one case, Skubic said a woman complained to police in 2006 that Dickson had penetrated her without her consent, after she had invited him back to her home for him to perform oral sex on her.
Blood — matched to a similarly high probability to Liu — was also found on a blue T-shirt belonging to Dickson.
No DNA other than Liu's was found inside her mouth or genitals, the jury heard.
Defence lawyer Robert Nuttall is seen outside a Toronto court, after a jury found Brian Dickson guilty of first-degree murder in the 2011 death of York University student Qian Liu.
(David Donnelly/CBC) Liu was found dead mostly naked and face down on the floor of her room.
"He's been absolutely remorseful for a very, very long period of time," he said.
The jury did not hear some evidence that was brought up during Dickson's bail hearing in January 2012. Frank Skubic testified that Dickson had no criminal record, but that he had criminal charges withdrawn on three prior occasions.
"The jury system in Canada is very good and very fair." Ontario Superior Court Judge Anne Molloy had told the jury they should have no difficulty finding that the man Liu's ex-boyfriend, Xian Meng, saw was Dickson.