Harvey Weinstein’s walker produced a recurrence as the topic of conversation among lawyers in the ex-mogul’s rape trial now, with direct prosecutor Joan Illuzzi sparking a loud response from the defense when she called this walker as a”prop.”

“It isn’t a prop! ,” cried Weinstein lawyer Damon Cheronis.

The jury had been dismissed for the day once the trade occurred.

Outside the court, as Weinstein walked walker-assisted — he responded to a reporter’s shouted question concerning if the apparatus was, really, a brace.

“I will have a race on you,” Weinstein responded , with a grin. One of the defense lawyers beside him informed the reporter”Only look at him.”

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