Judging Amy1999 | TV Show
A newly divorced lawyer-turned-judge returns home to live with her opinionated mom in an appealing, at times moving, series that finds her juggling the pressures of a demanding new career and single parenthood. Based on the experiences of star Amy Brennema (more…)
Premiered: September 19, 1999
Season 5, Episode 3 Ex Parte of Five
First Aired: October 7, 2003
Amy receives an earful from Maxine, who's unnerved at waking up to find a pajama-clad Stu in the kitchen. Maxine's also on Amy's case for ruling an emotionally fragile 7-year-old girl mentally competent to testify in her mother's murder trial. Meanwhile, Kyle can't recall how he arrived safely home after a night of heavy drinking; Gillian feels out of sync with her baby; and Lauren blames her teacher (Jo Marie Payton) for a poor grade in math. Karle Warren. ASA Natalie Blake: Lindsay Frost. Ellen Brady: Laura Regan.