Richard Rodriguez's Lawyer Advocates 'Magnum P.I.' 'Stache for Trial

 - Jul 26, 2009
References: latimes
If Richard Rodriguez’s attorney Nick Pacheco gets his way, his client will have a full makeover—including a sweet ‘Magnum, P.I.’ mustache—for trial.

Nick Pacheco believes Richard Rodriguez’s gang tattoos on his face and neck will work against him at trial, and he’s photoshopped an image of his client in a suit with a mustache in an effort to persuade him to adopt the look. "People get past looks when you put on a suit and your hair is grown," Pacheco told the Los Angeles Times.

Richard Rodriguez is suing the City of Los Angeles for $5 million after he was kicked in the head by an El Monte police officer following a car chase, according to the LA Times.