After Porter, Caesar Goodson, who drove the wagon in which Gray allegedly sustained his injuries, is scheduled for trial on Jan. 6, 2016. Then Alicia White, Jan. 25; Garrett Miller, Feb. 9; Edward Nero, Feb. 22; and Brian Rice, March 9.
As is the routine, 15 or 20 reporters crowded the left section of seats in Judge Barry Williams' courtroom, admitted with numbered raffle-style tickets which had to be returned to a bowl when they left. "Did you win anything?" one of Porter's lawyers, Gary Proctor, asked as the lawyers streamed out of the courtroom. Asked if he thought he did, Proctor answered with another question: "Is it better to go first?"