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Trent Mays, 17 (left), gets a hug from (Credit: AP)

Trent Mays, 17 (left), gets a hug from his father, Brian Mays, after Trent and co-defendant Ma'lik Richmond, 16, were found delinquent on rape and other charges after their trial in juvenile court in Steubenville, Ohio. (March 17, 2013)

Steubenville rape trial

Two high school football players, Trent Mays, 17, and co-defendant 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond were found delinquent on rape and other charges after their trial in juvenile court in Steubenville, Ohio.

Trent Mays, 17 (left), gets a hug from
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Trent Mays, 17 (left), gets a hug from his father, Brian Mays, after Trent and co-defendant Ma'lik Richmond, 16, were found delinquent on rape and other charges after their trial in juvenile court in Steubenville, Ohio. (March 17, 2013)

Ma'lik Richmond covers his eyes and cries as
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Ma'lik Richmond covers his eyes and cries as his attorney Walter Madison (right) asks the court for leniency after Richmond and co-defendant Trent Mays (lower left) were found delinquent on rape and other charges after their trial in juvenile court in Steubenville, Ohio. (March 17, 2013)

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine (right) answers questions
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Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine (right) answers questions about the prosecution of two juveniles in a rape case during a news conference at the Jefferson County Justice Center in Steubenville, Ohio. (March 17, 2013)

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Family and extended family members of 16-year-old Ma'lik
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Family and extended family members of 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond console each other as they hear that he and co-defendant Trent Mays, 17, were found delinquent on rape and other charges after their trial in juvenile court in Steubenville, Ohio on Sunday. (March 17, 2013)

Nathaniel Richmond, the father of 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond
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Nathaniel Richmond, the father of 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond stands and apologizes to the victim and her family as defense attorney Adam Nemann (left) places his hand on the shoulder of his client Trent Mays, 17, after Richmond and Mays were found delinquent on rape and other charges after their trial in juvenile court in Steubenville, Ohio on Sunday. (March 17, 2013)

Defense attorney Walter Madison, right, holds his client,
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Defense attorney Walter Madison, right, holds his client, 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond, second from right, while defense attorney Adam Nemann, left, sits with his client Trent Mays, foreground, 17, as Judge Thomas Lipps pronounces them both delinquent on rape and other charges after their trial in juvenile court in Steubenville, Ohio. Mays and Richmond were accused of raping a 16-year-old West Virginia girl. (March 17, 2013)

Trent Mays, 17, and 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond, right,
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Trent Mays, 17, and 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond, right, sit at the defense table before the start of their trial on rape charges in juvenile court on Wednesday in Steubenville, Ohio. Mays and Richmond are accused of raping a 16-year-old West Virginia girl last August. (March 13, 2013)

Trent Mays, 17, enters court for the fourth
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Trent Mays, 17, enters court for the fourth day of his and co-defendent defendant 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond 's trial on rape charges in juvenile court on Saturday in Steubenville, Ohio. Mays and Richmond are accused of raping a 16-year-old West Virginia girl in August. (March 16, 2013)

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Defense attorney Walter Madison, right, cross examines Ed
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Defense attorney Walter Madison, right, cross examines Ed Lulla, a special agent with the Bureau of Criminal Investigation, during the rape trial of Trent Mays, 17, and 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond in juvenile court on Thursday in Steubenville, Ohio. Mays and Richmond are accused of raping a 16-year-old West Virginia girl in August. (March 14, 2013)

Defense attorney Walter Madison, left, cross examines special
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Defense attorney Walter Madison, left, cross examines special agent Ed Lulla during the rape trial of Trent Mays, 17, and16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond in juvenile court on Thursday in Steubenville, Ohio. Judge Thomas Lipps presides. (March 14, 2013)

Jefferson County Deputy Sheriff Aaron Ellenberger, left, listens
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Jefferson County Deputy Sheriff Aaron Ellenberger, left, listens as prosecuting attorney Marianne Hemmeter asks questions during the rape trial for 17-year-old Trent Mays and 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond in juvenile court on Thursday in Steubenville, Ohio. (March 14, 2013)

From left, defense attorney Adam Nemann, defendant Trent
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From left, defense attorney Adam Nemann, defendant Trent Mays, 17, and co-defendant 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond listen to testimony during Mays' and Richmond's trial on rape charges in juvenile court on Thursday in Steubenville, Ohio. (March 14, 2013)

Activists from the online group KnightSec and Anonymous
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Activists from the online group KnightSec and Anonymous protest at the Jefferson County Courthouse in Steubenville, Ohio. (Jan. 5, 2013)

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Protesters hold signs outside of the Jefferson County
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Protesters hold signs outside of the Jefferson County Justice Center and Jail in Steubenville, Ohio. (March 13, 2013)

Protesters hold signs outside of the Jefferson County
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Protesters hold signs outside of the Jefferson County Justice Center and Jail in Steubenville, Ohio, on Wednesday. (March 13, 2013)

A protester demonstrates outside of the Jefferson County
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A protester demonstrates outside of the Jefferson County Justice Center and Jail in Steubenville, Ohio on Wednesday. About 20 other demonstrators stood outside the justice center with signs and masks protesting the rape trial of Trent Mays, 17, and Ma'lik Richmond, 16, accused of of raping a 16-year-old West Virginia girl in August. (March 13, 2013)

Judge Thomas Lipps arrives to preside over the
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Judge Thomas Lipps arrives to preside over the trial of 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond and 17-year-old Trent Mays on rape charges in juvenile court in Steubenville, Ohio. Richmond and Mays are accused of raping a 16-year-old West Virginia girl last August. (March 13, 2013)

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