Rats face mock trial in NYC

Posted at 8:56 AM, Mar 23, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-23 08:57:32-04

After an Ohio prosecutor files pretend charges against Punxsutawney Phil for misrepresenting the beginning of spring, PIX11’s Greg Mocker announces a mock trail for New York City rats.

The case against the rats includes charges of breaking and entering and disorderly conduct. It will be heard by a rodent jury of their peers.

And for the record, that’s Splinter from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in the top left of the picture. He used another name on his jury questionnaire.

Rats face mock trial in NYC