Doug Porter crosses the hall in the Stanislaus County Courthouse en route to closing remarks in his murder trial on Thursday, July 31, 2008. Porter smiles as one of his supporters waves a pillow in an attempt to block the view of the photographer. Ted Benson/The Modesto Bee
Doug Porter crosses the hall in the Stanislaus County Courthouse en route to closing remarks in his murder trial on Thursday, July 31, 2008. Porter smiles as one of his supporters waves a pillow in an attempt to block the view of the photographer. Ted Benson/The Modesto Bee Modesto Bee
Doug Porter crosses the hall in the Stanislaus County Courthouse en route to closing remarks in his murder trial on Thursday, July 31, 2008. Porter smiles as one of his supporters waves a pillow in an attempt to block the view of the photographer. Ted Benson/The Modesto Bee Modesto Bee

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