Defense attorney Gordon Brown puts his arm on the shoulder of defendant Marcelles Peter during the reading of the verdict at the Wakefield-Taylor
Defense attorney Gordon Brown puts his arm on the shoulder of defendant Marcelles Peter during the reading of the verdict at the Wakefield-Taylor courthouse in Martinez, Calif., on Thursday, July 18, 2013. Two separate verdicts were read in the Richmond High gang rape trials Marcelles Peter and Jose Montano with Judge Barbara Zuniga presiding. Juries in both cases brought back guilty verdicts. (Dan Honda/Bay Area News Group)