Prosecutor sees Punxsutawney Phil pushing daisies for forecast fraud

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An Ohio prosecutor says Punxsutawney Phil should be predicting the weather from six feet under.

With tongue planted firmly in cheek, Michael Gmoser, the prosecuting attorney in Butler County, filed court papers this week indicting the world-famous groundhog for “misrepresentation of early spring” and announcing his intention to seek the death penalty.

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