The scene in the hallway outside the courtroom was described by one defense attorney as "a circus," as photographers fought for pictures and reporters for comments.
A television crewman allegedly struck attorney Bradley Brunon, who represents Virginia McMartin, when the lawyer blocked a clear camera shot. Another technician denounced Buckey's attorney, Daniel Davis, for "defending the devil."
When the court recessed for the day, Stevens said he was "satisfied" with the child's testimony, because "the evidence is quite clear and he has supported all the counts."
He said the 7-year-old's numerous "don't remember" replies were understandable "when you're talking about acts of molestation that occurred to him half his life ago."