In an strange intersection of video games and the law, it seems that the US Federal Court judge hearing the John "Junior" Gotti conspiracy case has been accused of playing video games during the trial.
Gotti is accused of arranging an attempt on the life of Curtis Silwa, the founder of the Guardian Angels. According to an article in the New York Daily News ( here ) Silwa claims that when he was testifying at the trial, he saw the judge playing solitaire on her computer. Apparently no one else saw the episode. Silwa has stated that the judge should remove herself from the case as a result.
Coverage at http://shorl.com/gadruprivamegry (GameSpot)