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A monastery shelters an escaped prisoner (Francesco Quinn) whose only crime is being an illegal alien. Part 1 of two. Father DeMarco: Cesare Danova. Sweet: Geoffrey Thorne. Jamison: Hugh O'Connor. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.
LuAnn's ex-con brother (Meshach Taylor) gets a warm welcome from their mother (Saundra D. Franks), but not from LuAnn (Crystal Fox), who feels he's nothing but trouble. Sarah Hallisey: Karen Carlson. Alby: Kevin Chrysler. Cooper: Michael Pniewski. Tibbs: H (more…)
A student (Walt Goggins) tries to frame his ex's father (Judson Vaughn) after killing her lover. Part 1 of two. Everett: Mark Johnson. Megan: A.J. Langer. Althea: Anne-Marie Johnson. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.
Conclusion. Megan (A.J. Langer) attaches herself to a new boyfriend (Charles Grant), who robs and shoots a friend of the Chief. Althea: Anne-Marie Johnson. Wendell: Alfred Wiggins. Dr. Atwill: Allan Arbus. Tibbs: Howard Rollins.
The Chief's daughter wants to settle her late mother's estate, claimed by the mother's boyfriend. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Etta: Tonea Stewart. Harriet: Denise Nicholas. Smett: Steven Raulerson. Marcus: Thom Gossom.
Physician-assisted suicide is suspected of the doctor (Earl Holliman) caring for Tibbs' aunt (Fran Bennett). Tyrell: Michael Burgess. Etta: Tonea Stewart. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Dr. Day: Jen Harper. Althea: Anne-Marie Johnson.
Robert Goulet plays a country singer accused of stealing his signature song. Mal: Gary Crosby. Ace: Joe Dorsey. June: Polly W. Le Porte. Tina: Jeanette Lane-Bradbury. Bubba: Alan Autry. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.
Bubba finds himself courted by a carjacking victim (Linda Gehringer) with a history of "man problems." Stiles: Matthew Posey. Evey: Rhonda Dotson. Tracey: Maureen Dowdell. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Mrs. Hawthorne: Mary Nell Santacroce.
A judge's run for Congress is threatened by his wife, who knows a secret and wants a divorce. Judge Gray: Ken Kercheval. Rosalynn: Sherilyn Wolter. Muriel: Lois Chiles. Harriet: Denise Nicholas. Eleanor: Lee Freeman. Tibbs: Howard Rollins.
A drunk claims his attempt to bribe Sweet was Sweet's idea---and a polygraph backs him up. Merck: Greg Travis. Harriet: Denise Nicholas. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Jamison: Hugh O'Connor.
A bogus assassination attempt on a senatorial candidate turns deadly when someone else falls---by the candidate's order. Part 1 of two. Libby: Shannon Wilcox. Chris: Ric Reitz. Cowan: Clifton Powell. DuBois: Michael Genevie. Yunger: Michael Mattison. Tibbs (more…)
Conclusion. One of the shooters threatens to blow the whistle when he's not paid enough. Cowan: Clifton Powell. DuBois: Michael Genevie. Dawes: Afemo Omilami. Deschamps: Gregg Henry. Libby: Shannon Wilcox. Buddy: Michael Mattison. Gentry: David Healy. Euge (more…)
An embezzler returns, with Tibbs' Aunt Etta among his enemies. Carla: Karen Black. Perry: Steve Ayers. Connie: Barbara Howard. Parker: David Hart. Lance: Lonnie Smith. Sweet: Geoffrey Thorne. Lester: Nathan Adler.
Conclusion. One of Lana's attackers cuts a deal, and Gillespie learns why others want Lana's property. Lana: Christine Elise. DeLissa: Robert O'Reilly. Epp: Bob Penny. Betty: Rusty Schwimmer. Judge Cully: Burgess Meredith.
Someone tries to kill the bishop working to commute the sentence of Harriet's ex-husband. Eugene: Rugg Williams. Quirt: James Van Harper. Harriet: Denise Nicholas. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Tracy: Maureen Dowdell.
A realtor with AIDS is murdered after he infects Bubba's friend (Lisa Rieffel), who becomes the prime suspect. Tamara: Mary Ann Hagan. Carl: Kerry Maher. Dwight: Sonny Shroyer. Bubba: Alan Autry. Forbes: Carl Weathers. Vera: Ginny Parker.