Judge Judy Sheindlin

Judge Judy is heading to prime time this spring for a one-hour special, CBS announced Wednesday.

Airing Tuesday, May 20 (8/7c), Judge Judy Primetime will take a look at how Family Court Judge Judith Sheindlin became a household name. The special will also feature new cases and classic "Judyisms," her one-liners that have been parodied on Saturday Night Live and Jimmy Kimmel Live.

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Judge Judy has been the top daytime courtroom program since its debut in 1996 and has since grown to become a global hit, airing in over 125 countries around the world.

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