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Courtroom drama about a cagey Atlanta defense attorney with a down-home demeanor and uptown strategy. Many of the Harvard-educated lawyer's cases were on the sensational side and often decided by `Perry Mason'-like last-minute revelations on the witness stand. The stories were hardly intricate, but this proved to be Andy Griffith's second monster hit, and...read more

Season 8, Episode 12 The Defendant

First Aired: December 16, 1993

Leanne falls for a client (Richard Gilliland) who's accused of murdering his partner. Lt. Andrews: Jordan Rhodes. Leanne: Brynn Thayer. Janet Moore: Lori Hallier. Richard Lyte: Robert Treveiler. Asst. DA Breitman: Mitchell Laurance.

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  • Premiered: November 5, 1992
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Courtroom drama about a cagey Atlanta defense attorney with a down-home demeanor and uptown strategy. Many of the Harvard-educated lawyer's cases were on the sensational side and often decided by `Perry Mason'-like last-minute revelations on the witness st… (more)

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