Sea World Trainer Survives Whale Attack (VIDEO) | Gen's Rea: Crime & Punishment |

The video became a dramatic piece of evidence in a Florida courtroom in the fall of 2011, when federal regulators defended their decision to issue a citation against Sea World. This came after a fatal incident at Sea World Orlando in 2010, when 40-year-old trainer Dawn Brancheau was pulled underwater and killed by the 11,000-pound killer whale Tilikum.