Photos: Sandusky trial coverage

Updated 3:16 PM ET, Thu July 12, 2012
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The podium stand outside of Jerry Sandusky's trial on its first day is covered in mics, hinting at the massive media coverage of the event. David S. Holloway/CNN
Several news vans pile up outside of the Sandusky trial. The network satellite vans are all parked in front of the Centre County Courthouse and the vans parked in back are live trucks from the regional news outlets. David S. Holloway/CNN
Every day Sandusky arrived in the passenger seat of his attorney Joe Amendola's black BMW SUV. David S. Holloway/CNN
This sign posted on a road near the town of Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, shows support for former Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno. David S. Holloway/CNN
Mic cords abound as the media took over the courthouse lawn to cover the Jerry Sandusky trial. David S. Holloway/CNN
The grave of Joe Paterno is at Spring Creek Presbyterian Cemetery in State College, Pennsylvania. David S. Holloway/CNN
Reporters wait with microphones outside of the Sandusky trial. David S. Holloway/CNN
Several photographers and videographers staked out spots behind the police's green barriers in the back of the courthouse where Sandusky's trial was taking place. David S. Holloway/CNN
Live vans from regional news outlets fill the lot behind the Centre County Courthouse where the Sandusky trial is taking place. David S. Holloway/CNN
Judge John M. Cleland is presiding over Sandusky's trial at the Centre County Courthouse in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania David S. Holloway/CNN
A business advertises Joe Paterno items within view of the courthouse where assistant coach Sandusky is on trial. David S. Holloway/CNN
The gate to the practice football field is locked at the Mildred and Louis Lasch Football Building at Penn State University in State College, Pennsylvania David S. Holloway/CNN
Mics and cameras surround the podium ouside the courthouse where Jerry Sandusky is on trial. David S. Holloway/CNN