Breaking Fast

Season 2, Episode 3 -  Air Date: 10/12/2010
3 Ratings


A multi-million dollar malicious prosecution suit leads to an explosive confrontation between Alicia and Glenn Childs. Meanwhile, Alicia‘s brother, Owen, visits after his questionable remarks about Peter goes viral online and makes Eli apoplectic.

‘The Good Wife‘ Fan Columnist: Everybody Atone!

You know what I love about The Good Wife, besides everything? It‘s the only show that dares to remind viewers that they live in the here, the now, 2010. Not for TGW the fake controversy, the phony issue. In this week‘s episode, "Breaking Fast," Alicia not only bests Glenn Childs without setting foot in a courtroom, she also defends Peter from false charges of homophobia and anti-Israel bias--charges a real-life politician might face.In the main legal case, the firm works on the civil case of a boy whose father died of a heart attack after being charged as the "Northbrook Sniper." Trying to prove malicious prosecution is a tough row to hoe, Diane points out. The firm will have to show that the State‘s Attorney‘s office knowingly prosecuted the wrong man
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