Based on a real-life court case, the film finds members of the McMartin family on trial for alleged sexual molestation and abuse of children at their well-regarded preschool. Publicity-seeking attorney Danny Davis initially defends the McMartins for selfish reasons, but he slowly begins to believe that they are innocent. Davis has his work cut out for him, however, since the media have demonized the family, and prosecuting lawyer Lael Rubin is a tough opponent. Written by
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When the lawyer meets with Ray Buckey for the first time in jail, the door is heard slamming shut before the door actually closes. See more
Are you kidding me with those glasses? You look like a child molester. Get rid off them or it's gonna be a short trial.
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