It was dinner time and people were beginning to get hungry—6:30 in the evening. The Court filed into the courtroom. Major General Robert L. Howze, President of the Court, spoke:
"The Court is ready to make an announcement, and it is desired that there be no demonstration of any kind."
He then read a verdict:
"The Court, upon secret, written ballot, two-thirds of the members present at the time the vote was taken concurring in each finding of guilty, finds the accused guilty of all specifications and of the...