Brett Parker wipes his eyes during opening statements May 8, 2013, at his Richland County murder trial in the deaths of of his wife, Tammy Parker, and Bryan Capnerhurst.
Victims' family and friends react during opening statements of Brett Parker's murder trial in Richland County on May 8, 2013.
Defense attorney Marc Whitlark, standing, speaks in court Wednesday during opening arguments in the double homicide trial of Irmo bookie Brett Parker. Parker is seated in the light-colored jacket. Parker's other lawyer, David Fedor, far left, listens.
Members of Brett Parker's family await Wednesday's trial start in a Richland County courtroom.
Members of Brett Parker's family await the start of the trial Wednesday.