Acquittal for Man Who Argued His Impressive Penis Was To Blame For Girlfriend's Choking Death
"The 65-year-old Florida man who claimed the impressive size of his penis was to blame for his girlfriend’s choking to death during sex has been found not guilty of second degree murder.
Attorneys for Richard Henry Patterson had fought to let the jury see his manhood for themselves to prove his case — though a “viewing” never happened.
Indeed the size of Patterson’s penis was a significant issue throughout the case involving the death of 60 year-old Francisca Marquinez.
The claim that Marquinez choked to death while performing oral sex on Patterson was the focus of Patterson’s defense strategy through most of the week-long trial, but late in the case the defense attorney switched his emphasis to the possibility that Marquinez died of a heart attack or stroke that went unnoticed by Patterson as they had sex..."