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Judging Amy

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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

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 5, Episode 9 Ruminspringa

First Aired: November 25, 2003

Amy learns about rumspringa, the time when Amish youth can experience the modern world, when a teen of that religion seeks sole custody of the child she had out of wedlock with a non-Amish boy. Elsewhere, Lauren succumbs to pressure from classmates to act dumb in school; and Maxine is dismayed to find that because of budget cuts a girl she placed in a group home has been moved to a psychiatric facility. At the hospital, Kyle takes extra precautions when treating the injuries of a boy with HIV.