Gmoser is sticking by his guns. "Punxsutawney Phil did purposely, and with prior calculation and design, cause people to believe that Spring would come early," the indictment reads.
He recommends the death penalty.
"He's already serving a life sentence behind bars, as you know," Gmoser told WXIX.
Phil has been making his predictions since 1887 and will probably continue.
Extraditing him from Pennsylvania to Ohio to stand trial is unlikely, since transporting wild animals across state lines can be illegal.
People may be angry with Phil about his prediction as winter's chill dawdles.
But lighten up. He's just a groundhog.