Ruth Loomis becomes the first woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court. A staunch conservative, she immediately runs into conflict with Dan Snow, the high court's resident liberal. Although, they never agree on the issues before the Court, they develop a respect and affection for one another after several comedic encounters. Written by
Dave Gan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
In the Supreme Court, there are only eight of them against all of her.
Did You Know?
The original Broadway production of "First Monday in October" by Jerome Lawrence
and Robert E. Lee
opened at the Majestic Theater in New York on 3rd October 1978 and only ran for about a couple of months, for 79 performances to be exact, until 9th December that year. The stage production starred movie legend Henry Fonda
and younger thesp Jane Alexander
who was nominated for the 1979 Tony Award for Actress in a Drama. See more
Justice Loomis views a pornographic film to decide it it has "redeeming social or artistic importance". This is an outdated standard for obscenity which was superseded by the so-called "Miller test" in 1973. See more
Justice Dan Snow
I don't care how you seat them, try chairs.