Breaking News

Defendant Eats His Own Feces During Trial
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

A man who pleaded not guilty due to insanity ate his own excrement during a trial.

Summary: A defendant who has pleaded not guilty by way of insanity shocked a courtroom when he defecated in his pants and ate his own feces during his trial.

According to a disturbing story from Inquisitr, Andrew Gilbertson is certainly trying to convince the judge and jury in his bank robbery trial that he is insane.

  
What
Where


In 2013, Gilbertson apparently robbed a bank in San Luis Obispo, California. Gilbertson allegedly disguised himself with a hat and carried a pink kid’s backpack. He went into the bank and gave bank tellers a note demanding cash. Gilbertson then left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money, but police caught up to him a few hours later. Gilbertson still had the hat, the backpack, the money, and the note with him.

An attorney was found guilty of licking a client’s ear.

Gilbertson pleaded not guilty to the charges by reason of insanity. According to Gilbertson, the Virgin Mary suggested Gilbertson’s disguise for the crime. On Wednesday, Gilbertson took the stand, and at some point defecated in his pants. To the horror of the courtroom, he then reached into his pants and began eating some of his feces.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!






Do you think the defendant will be found insane?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Judge Donald Umhofer, the presiding judge, called for a recess in the trial.

Again, Gilberton claimed that the Virgin Mary told him to do so.

A flight attended caused flight delays and panic due to her crazy ranting.

When the trial resumed, a mental health expert testified that Gilbertson suffers auditory hallucinations, and his himself in the head to stop them. Additionally, Gilbertson is not taking any anti-psychotic medication. According to the Huffington Post, Gilbertson was previously charged with sexual assault.

A Kansas attorney was disbarred for “inexplicable incompetence” when he dressed up like Thomas Jefferson in court, among other incidents.

Next, the prosecution will have the chance to cross-examine the mental health expert on Gilbertson’s psychological health, although it seems that Gilbertson has already made his case.

According to the New York Daily News, Gilbertson, 40, is a resident of Paso Robles.

Source: Inquisitr

Photo credit: New York Daily News



 

Interesting Legal Sites You May Like


BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

General Municipal Law Attorney with land use experience

USA-CA-Oakland

Oakland office of our client seeks general municipal law attorney with experience advising public ag...

Apply Now

Mid-level Restructuring Attorney with bankruptcy experience

USA-DC-Washington

Washington, D.C. office of our client seeks mid-level restructuring attorney with 4-6 years of exper...

Apply Now

Senior Land Use Attorney with experience

USA-CA-San Francisco

San Francisco office of our client seeks senior land use attorney with 7+ years of experience. The c...

Apply Now

Attorney with 3-5 years of civil litigation experience

USA-IN-Merrillville

Merrillville office of our client seeks attorney with preferably 3-5 years of civil litigation exper...

Apply Now

RELEVANT JOBS

Associate Level Litigation Attorney

USA-SC-Mount Pleasant

Small law firm in Mt. Pleasant, SC seeking associate level litigation attorney with 1-4 years of exp...

Apply now

Legal Associate

USA-TX-Dallas

We are seeking a Legal Associate to become a part of our team! You will provide overall support to a...

Apply now

ISO MID-LEVEL ASSOCIATE FOR BOUTIQUE INTERNATIONAL TRANSACTIONS FIRM

USA-DC-Washington

Successful boutique law firm based in Washington, D.C. seeks mid-level associate to support its cros...

Apply now

Legal Clerk

USA-NY-Rochester

Duties and Responsibilities: Draft miscellaneous documents needed throughout the foreclosure p...

Apply now

Most Popular

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top