Prosthetic eye pops out in court
An assault trial was disrupted in the US when the victim's prosthetic eye popped out as he was giving evidence.
John Huttick was crying as he testified about the impact of losing his eye in a fight in the car park of a Philadelphia bar.
Suddenly, his prosthetic blue eye popped out. Huttick caught it and cried out as jurors gasped and started to rise.
"I couldn't believe it just came out," Huttick said later, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Judge Robert Coleman, who called it an "unfortunate, unforeseen incident", granted a mistrial and scheduled a new trial for March.
Defendant Matthew Brunelli is accused of assaulting Mr Huttick by punching him in the eye, while allegedly holding a metal key.
Huttick, who's suing Brunelli, said he lost his job because of the injury and that depression drained his finances and nearly broke up his relationship.
"A year later," Huttick said, "I have no place to live, and I ran out of money."
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He was just keeping an eye on the proceedings
This is just a sneaky way of looking up womans skirts.
Mmmm trust you to know that Shaun I suppose you have a mirror taped to the end of your shoe LOLOLOL
No valerie. Its a very small camara.better to record such things for posteriority.
Oh for the days before modern technology when men just made sure their shoes were well shiny or stood under open tread staircases.
Talk about being an eye-witness lol
Hence the expression,"I'll keep an eye out for you"
Well I m not surprised at people taking the p*@s really its symptomatic of today's sociaty laugh at others misfortunes till it happens to u and I hope it does then I hope people point and laugh at you you pathetic vindictive malicious useless pieces of offal
Wow!!! was gonna say keep your hair on fella, but then you may be bald.