The People's Court

  • 1981
  • TV Show
  • None

Actual small-claims cases were settled by a retired California Superior Court judge in this syndicated smash, immortalized in the movie `Rain Man' (`10 minutes to Wapner'). Awards could amount to no more than $1500 in a vast range of cases involving, for example, damaged merchandise and ownership disputes. Plaintiffs and defendants were interviewed afte (more…)