Season 6 Episodes

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The Verdict

Season 6, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/19/2002
Lindsay stands trial for shooting Lawrence O'Malley, who became obsessed with her after her firm defended him in his murder trial.
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This Pud's for You

Season 6, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/19/2002
Eugene takes charge at the scene, ordering Lindsay and Bobby to avoid talking with police. But the legal team's ensuing debate on how to proceed leads to questions about Lindsay's arguably tenuous state of mind, as well as the moments prior to the shooting, which Lindsay says she can't recall.
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Season 6, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/19/2002
An accused rapist and his identical twin muddy a trial; the Hannibal Lecter copycat continues to terrify Lindsay during a commitment hearing.
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Eat and Run

Season 6, Episode 20 - Air Date: 5/12/2002
A client who believes he's Hannibal Lecter admits to cannibalism but not murder in a trial that's especially hard on Lindsay, whom the defendant calls Clarice.
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The Return of Joey Heric

Season 6, Episode 19 - Air Date: 5/5/2002
John Larroquette reprises his Emmy-winning role as the enigmatic and disturbed Joey Heric, who was acquitted---twice---of murdering two of his gay lovers, killings he actually committed.
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Fire Proof

Season 6, Episode 18 - Air Date: 4/14/2002
An arson case inflames Jimmy when he has to defend a respected Italian-American businessman who is an old friend.
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Manifest Necessity

Season 6, Episode 17 - Air Date: 4/7/2002
Helen Gamble heads up the prosecution of an accused murderer with suspected ties to the mob, a case her boss, D.
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M. Premie Unplugged

Season 6, Episode 16 - Air Date: 3/17/2002
Eugene and Rebecca go head-to-head with Helen Gamble on a case involving a father accused of an unthinkable act of child abuse.
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Man and Superman

Season 6, Episode 15 - Air Date: 3/10/2002
The wife of a schizophrenic who thinks he's Superman seeks Jimmy's legal counsel after her husband accidentally causes harm to an innocent victim while under hospital care.
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Judge Knot

Season 6, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/24/2002
Helen and Bobby are shocked to learn that the FBI suspects a popular and highly respected judge (Bruce McGill) of accepting bribes.
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Pro Se

Season 6, Episode 13 - Air Date: 2/17/2002
Ellenor is ordered to appear as co-counsel for murderer Ray McMurphy, who insists on defending himself in his latest trial.
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The Test

Season 6, Episode 12 - Air Date: 2/10/2002
Bobby makes a judgement call based on a client's instructions, but it turns out he may have made the call too soon.
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Season 6, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/13/2002
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Inter Arma Silent Leges

Season 6, Episode 10 - Air Date: 1/6/2002
Rebecca faces what could be the greatest challenge of her career when she attempts to uncover why her doctor's husband, an Arab, was detained by federal agents without any explanation.
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Dangerous Liaisons

Season 6, Episode 9 - Air Date: 12/9/2001
Bobby fears that his protective feelings for a vulnerable female client may threaten his objectivity in her case.
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Suffer The Little Children

Season 6, Episode 8 - Air Date: 12/2/2001
After promising the mother of a murdered teen that he'll find the drive-by shooter responsible, A.D.
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Honor Code

Season 6, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/25/2001
Bobby, Eugene and Jimmy work with an insurance company to settle the claim of a 10-year-old accident victim.
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Vanished (2)

Season 6, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/18/2001
Chad Baldwin, the boy who was kidnapped 18 years ago, shows up at Bobby's office, along with the woman who raised him, Allison Tucker.
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Vanished (1)

Season 6, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/21/2001
Bobby represents a couple, the Baldwins, who are haunted by the kidnapping of their son 18 years earlier.
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Liar's Poker

Season 6, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/14/2001
Lindsay represents a young man, Martin Jenks, accused of murder. There is only one eyewitness in the case, but Lindsay doesn't believe that she can keep Jenks out of jail.
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Killing Time

Season 6, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/7/2001
Ellenor learns that Marsha Ellison is guilty of the crime for which her husband was convicted. Ellenor goes to Keith Ellison, who is now in prison, and urges him to come forward with the truth, though he refuses.
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The Candidate (2)

Season 6, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/30/2001
A sensational homicide case rocks Boston in the series' two-hour, sixth-season opener. The defendant is a charismatic state senator, who's charged with killing the man purported to be his wife's lover.
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The Candidate (1)

Season 6, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/23/2001
A man is murdered in a state senator's house, and Ellenor is called to defend the senator, who also happens to be a personal friend.