Season 2 Episodes

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Rhyme and Reason

Season 2, Episode 28 - Air Date: 5/11/1998
Bobby defends a young boy who killed his mother over a seemingly inconsequential argument. Eugene wrestles with his conscience over the morality of his profession and its possible effects on his son, Kendall.
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Duty Bound

Season 2, Episode 27 - Air Date: 5/4/1998
Jimmy's faith in his priest is shaken when Father Ryan is arrested for the murder of a 16-year-old boy.
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Axe Murderer (2)

Season 2, Episode 26 - Air Date: 4/27/1998
Bobby works with the firm of Cage and Fish to help in the defense of Marie Hanson, an apparent axe murderer who may have been Lizzie Borden in a past life.
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Food Chains

Season 2, Episode 25 - Air Date: 4/6/1998
The furor over Lindsay's demand for partnership continues. Bobby discovers that Lindsay's not the only associate looking for another job.
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Trees in the Forest

Season 2, Episode 24 - Air Date: 3/30/1998
Tensions rise when Lindsay requests a partnership. Eugene defends a gang member on murder charges while Rebecca receives an animal rights activism award.
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Season 2, Episode 23 - Air Date: 3/16/1998
Joey's case comes to trial. Ellenor represents a woman heckled by a carnival clown.
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Another Day

Season 2, Episode 22 - Air Date: 3/9/1998
Bobby is called on to defend Joey Heric on murder charges once again. Lindsay goes up against her former professor, Anderson Pearson, when she represents a client who's addicted to cigarettes.
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In Deep

Season 2, Episode 21 - Air Date: 3/2/1998
The Luis Moreno case finally comes to trial with Rebecca more determined than ever to testify. Ellenor rushes off to defend Cruikshank again, leaving Lindsay to defend a man being cited for using too much water in his toilet.
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Cloudy with a Chance of Membranes (2)

Season 2, Episode 20 - Air Date: 2/16/1998
The saga of Dr. Jeffery Winslow continues. Bobby uses every trick in the book to keep Dr. Winslow out of jail.
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The Trial (1)

Season 2, Episode 19 - Air Date: 2/9/1998
Bobby defends Dr. Jeffrey Winslow, on trial for the brutal murder (and decapitation) of his mistress.
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Ties that Bind

Season 2, Episode 18 - Air Date: 2/2/1998
Lindsay and Ellenor defend a pornographic star accused of killing her co-star. Complications arise in the Moreno case when it appears Rebecca's ID of the suspect may have been tainted.
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Burden of Proof

Season 2, Episode 17 - Air Date: 1/19/1998
The trial against Boston Electric begins, with Jimmy bringing both a weak case and doubts as to whether his star witness will be sober, into court.
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Truth and Consequences

Season 2, Episode 16 - Air Date: 1/12/1998
Rebecca's life is threatened after she witnesses a murder and picks the killer out of a police lineup.
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Line of Duty

Season 2, Episode 15 - Air Date: 1/5/1998
Bobby is arrested and tried for the deaths of three police officers, after he tips off a client, using information obtained during a sleepover at Helen's, that the police are planning to raid him.
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The Pursuit of Dignity

Season 2, Episode 14 - Air Date: 1/3/1998
Bobby reconnects with an old girlfriend who needs his help after she is arrested for prostitution. Ellenor and Rebecca fight to keep a 12-year old girl with Tourette's Syndrome in school.
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The Civil Right

Season 2, Episode 13 - Air Date: 12/20/1997
Jimmy is furious when his mother reveals her love for another woman. He feels obligated to represent her in court when she requests he argue her right to marry her lover.
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Race with the Devil

Season 2, Episode 12 - Air Date: 12/13/1997
When Bobby's priest performs an exorcism on a parishioner, who dies during the procedure, Bobby must manipulate the system to shield Father Martin from murder charges; Eugene represents Martin Parks in a bizarre malpractice suit.
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Hide and Seek

Season 2, Episode 11 - Air Date: 11/29/1997
Bobby and Lindsay second-chair Bobby's old mentor, Raymond Oz, when Oz fears he's losing his memory.
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Spirit of America

Season 2, Episode 10 - Air Date: 11/22/1997
Donnell & Associates travel to Redland Hills in a last minute attempt to get a stay of execution for convicted murderer Randall Jefferson while a documentary crew watches their every move.
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Save the Mule

Season 2, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/15/1997
Lindsay is hired by a drug dealer to defend his ""mule"" who's been caught smuggling drugs over the border.
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The Means

Season 2, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/8/1997
A black client is tried for the brutal beating of a department store security guard during a riot. Bobby plans to use a defense very unpopular with both his client and second-chair Eugene.
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Search and Seizure

Season 2, Episode 7 - Air Date: 10/25/1997
Rebecca's friend enlists the firm to try to set a legal precedent by forcing his wife to have a C-section against her wishes.
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Sex, Lies and Monkeys (2)

Season 2, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/18/1997
Ellenor is sued by George Vogelman, her podiatrist friend, for causing him emotional distress, while Jimmy defends a man who lost his job because in the eyes of his boss, he looks like a monkey.
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First Degree (1)

Season 2, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/11/1997
Ellenor and Lindsay face disbarment proceedings for their unethical conduct. Bobby defends a man accused of murdering his lover's husband.
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Dog Bite

Season 2, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/4/1997
Jimmy finally gets his first case, that of a little girl bitten by a dog. A juror approaches Lindsay with inside information on a case.
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The Blessing

Season 2, Episode 3 - Air Date: 9/27/1997
Bobby and Gamble clash in and out of the courtroom when an emotional assisted-suicide case forces them to confront painful memories.
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Season 2, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/23/1997
The firm defends Joey Heric, a colorful client on trial for the murder of his lover. Jimmy is tried on solicitation charges by a vengeful district attorney.
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Reasonable Doubts

Season 2, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/20/1997
Bobby's judgment is called into question by the firm's other members when he becomes romantically involved with a beautiful, icy client who shot to death a male neighbor she claims was attempting to rape her.