While Dicky (Mark Harmon) investigates if a man may have been wrongfully executed, Tess goes up against a woman (Eugenie Ross-Leming) who's defending herself. Conclusion. Gaddis: Jim Beaver. Billy Gordon: David Marciano. Judge Triandos: Abraham Alvarez. Kane: Robert Hooks. Kohut: Brent Hinkley. Rose: Susan Merson.
Tess (Marlee Matlin) demands that Dicky (Mark Harmon) investigate when evidence comes to light indicating a man executed for murder may have been innocent. Part 1 of two. Gaddis: Jim Beaver. Billy Gordon: David Marciano. Judge Triandos: Abraham Alvarez. Kane: Robert Hooks. Kohut: Brent Hinkley. Rose: Susan Merson.
Conclusion. While Dicky (Mark Harmon) tries to work things out with Maggie (Kay Lenz), Tess (Marlee Matlin) receives a proposal from a man from her past. Stephanie: Lisa Houle. James Packard: John McCann. Tomasso: Nestor Carbonell. Asher: Jim Pirri.
While trying to work things out with Maggie (Kay Lenz), Dicky (Mark Harmon) investigates the killing of a man who was engaged to a high-class woman. Part 1 of two. Stephanie: Lisa Houle. James Packard: John McCann. Tomasso: Nestor Carbonell. Asher: Jim Pirri.
Kay (Nancy Everhard) is critically wounded by a murderous hood during a holdup at the bar; a burglary case takes some odd twists for Tess (Marlee Matlin). Part 1 of two. Dicky: Mark Harmon. Elroy: Terence Knox. Eliot: Vanessa Angel. Gaddis: Jim Beaver. Cliff Sizemore: Leslie Jordan.
Maggie provides a spirited defense of a battered woman accused of murder in a case that Tess prosecutes with ambivalent feelings. Esther: Laurie O'Brien. Judge Claussen: Marnie Andrews. Cindy: Erika Flowers. Grondyke: Michael Pniewski. Barbara: Julie Cobb. Dr. Horvath: Milt Oberman. Dr. Edwards: Philip O'Brien.
Dicky's hit by a gunshot during a crossfire, but the incident might be a case of a good kid defending himself in a bad neighborhood. Steve Midwood: J. Lamont Pope. JoJo: John Cothran Jr. Sue Midwood: Cherene Snow. Asher: Jim Pirri. Eliot: Vanessa Angel. Judge Orrick: Michael Holden.
Kay is as much on trial as the defendant (James Acheson), but with the support of Tess and Dicky she braces herself as the proceedings begin. Maggie Zombro: Kay Lenz. Judge Triandos: Abraham Alvarez. Lila: Kim Johnston Ulrich. Kay: Nancy Everhard.
Dicky investigates evidence of an executed man's possible innocence; Tess goes up against a woman who insists on defending herself; Maggie's involved in a religious-freedom case. Patricia Kirby: Eugenie Ross-Leming.
In the opener, ADA Tess Kaufman and investigator Dicky Cobb disagree over a defendant's involvement in a drug killing. Dugan: James Handy. Kronish: Vic Polizos. Holland: Mike Genovese. Lockman: Robert Alan Browne. Tess: Marlee Matlin.
Tess's prosecution of the young neo-Nazi is roughed up by Judge Booth (Charles Frank). Meanwhile, Dicky dogs the defendant's friend to testify to the truth. Jo: Glynnis O'Connor. Weldon: Gregg Henry. Tess: Marlee Matlin. Billy: Paul Landry. Chris Lohrke: Thomas Wilson Brown. Burton: John Finnegan.
A killer (Kario Salem) Tess and Dicky know they have dead to rights claims he'll go free because he's got "friends." Black: Richard Romanus. Podell: Lew Straker. Showell: Asher Brauner. Sevedra: Benito Martinez. Judge Mayans: Castulo Guerra. Dicky: Mark Harmon. Tess: Marlee Matlin. Maggie: Kay Lenz. Sizemore: Leslie Jordan. Bruce: Tim Grimm. Gold: William Converse-Roberts. Eliot: Vanessa Angel.
Bruce's move on Kay shakes things up with Tess; and a date-rape incident promises many aftershocks. Nurse: Mary Watson. Mary: Gina Gallego. Pinkston: Richard Grant. Dr. Linden: Patrick Pankhurst. Grondyke: Michael Pniewski. Kay: Nancy Everhard.
Tess starts the wheels turning in the neo-Nazi, but Judge Booth's obsessive attraction to her throwns a wrench into things. Dicky: Mark Harmon. Jo: Glynnis O'Connor. Judge Booth: Charles Frank. Chris Lohrke: Thomas Wilson Brown.
A public defender provides a weak defense for a Mexican immigrant couple accused of endangering their daughter; Sean (John Mese) is given a case involving chickens he views as a real turkey. McMann: Robert Walden. Lily Boffo: Alix Elias. Judge Orrick: Michael Holden. Judge Fielding: James Gallery. Dede: Carmen Mejia. Manuel Otero: John Pinero.
Tess's prosecution of the young neo-Nazi is roughed up by Judge Booth (Charles Frank); Dicky dogs the defendant's friend and reacquaints himself with ex-wife Jo (Glynnis O'Connor). Tess: Marlee Matlin.
Maggie's brother (Lane Davies) visits Maggie, who deals with a sexual-harassment case; Tess is the victim of a carjacking. Tina Cassidy: Julia Montgomery. Delaney: James O'Sullivan. Duncan: John Reger.
A fatal hit-and-run case involving a politician (Jonathan Goldsmith) puts Gold on the spot, and causes a rift between Sean and Tess; Dicky and Lila face the truth about their relationship; Kay decides to sell the bar. Latasha: Gina Ravarra. Quinlan: Doug Ballard.
Tess takes on an unusual case of Korean men (Ralph Ahn, Joe Son) involved in smuggling bear gallbladders; a real-estate mogol (Nicholas Hormann) takes hostages. Mr. Park: Peter Kim. Cliff Sizemore: Leslie Jordan.
A deal is made to allow a mentally disturbed man who attacked a woman walk free. Meanwhile, Tess and Dick contend with the emotions of troubled relationships. Lionel: Darnell Williams. Valerie: Loretta Devine. Debbie: Carol Barbie. Holland: Mike Genovese. Tess: Marlee Matlin.
Tess wants to nail a murderer whose conviction was overturned, and Dicky does the dirty work to find a witness to bury the killer. Jack Quinn: Alan Scarfe. Johnny Ray Simpson: Robert Clohessy. Chico: Paul-Felix Montez. Barbara: Sue Bugden. Tess: Marlee Matlin.
Dicky wonders why Tess has so much conviction in prosecuting a case of assault on a shady business owner by a blue-collar guy (Ed Waterstreet), who happens to be deaf. Kay: Nancy Everhard. Bruce: Tim Grimm. Cromyer: James Acheson. Tess: Marlee Matlin.
Dicky awaits the outcome of the brutality investigation; Tess laments that things have hit the skids with Sean; Kay hits it off with her professor. Petra: Constance Marie. Abigail Croan: Gina Hecht. David Monk: David Spielberg.
An industrialist with political clout is murdered, and his daughter (Denice Marie Duff) readily confesses to Dicky; Tess and Bruce square off in counseling; Kay lays into her father. Lila Simon: Kim Johnston Ulrich. Sean Kelley: John Mese. Fitz: James Greene.