File photo of Frank Carson as he speaks with supporters during a break at the Stanislaus County Superior Courthouse in Modesto, Calif. early last year.
File photo of Frank Carson as he speaks with supporters during a break at the Stanislaus County Superior Courthouse in Modesto, Calif. early last year. Joan Barnett Lee Modesto Bee File
File photo of Frank Carson as he speaks with supporters during a break at the Stanislaus County Superior Courthouse in Modesto, Calif. early last year. Joan Barnett Lee Modesto Bee File