'Library Cat' violated his civil rights, plaintiff says as trial begins
signonsandiego.com is following the suit of Richard "Rik" Espinosa, a former radio and newspaper journalist, who seeks $1.5 million in damages because of L.C., the library cat.
L.C. attacked Espinosa's assistance dog Kimba when they entered the building Nov. 16, 2000, scratching the canine. Espinosa claims he hurt his back trying to pull the dog away from the cat.