Just as I was finishing my email and getting ready for bed, I got this article from my friend Bawb the Revelator:
Man With Faulty Implant May Not Get Cash
The Associated Press
Monday, September 25, 2006; 5:23 PM
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- A former handyman from North Providence who won more than $400,000 in a lawsuit over a malfunctioning penile implant may not get the money after a judge dismissed his claim.
Superior Court Judge Edward C. Clifton on Monday granted a request by the implant manufacturer's insurer to dismiss Charles "Chick" Lennon's claim, which his lawyers say will amount to $1 million with interest included.
The implant has caused Lennon to have an erection for 10 years.
You can read more about this decade-long bout of mechanical priapism here.