Each Supreme Court term begins on the first Monday in October. Currently, the Court's evenly divided between conservatives and liberals. Moderate Justice Joseph Novelli has just joined them. The show follows their cases and lives.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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 Justice Joseph Novelli (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Chief Justice Thomas Brankin (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Justice Henry Hoskins (13 episodes, 2002)
Camille Saviola ...
 Justice Esther Weisenberg (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Justice Jerome Morris (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Justice Michael Bancroft (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Justice Deborah Szwark (13 episodes, 2002)
Stephen Markle ...
 Justice Theodore Snow (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Justice Brian Chandler (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Ellie Pearson (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Miguel Mora (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Julian Lodge (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Jerry Klein (13 episodes, 2002)
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 Sarah Novelli (12 episodes, 2002)
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 Beth Novelli (8 episodes, 2002)
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 Andrew Novelli (6 episodes, 2002)
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Each Supreme Court term begins on the first Monday in October. Currently, the Court's evenly divided between conservatives and liberals. Moderate Justice Joseph Novelli has just joined them. The show follows their cases and lives.

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Takes place in the same "universe" as JAG (1995) and NCIS (2003). Dean Stockwell's character, Senator Sheffield, later appeared on "JAG" and became the secretary of the Navy. See more »

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Bring Back This Show
7 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I don't know why it is, but it seem like every time a show with a little intelligence or educational value is put into prime time, it seems to fail. Is the American public really that uninterested ? Or is it that the networks are just so anxious to "make a buck" that they're unwilling to give it time to find an audience and receive "word of mouth" ? I hope one of the cable channels , like USA Network, will show this series. It was excellent, in that it showed the inner workings of the Supreme Court. James Garner, Joe Mantegna, and Charles Durning were great in their roles, and it showed how a decision could affect a Justice's family. It also showed how crucial the research of the clerks is, and how it can make or break a decision. I was so disappointed when it was cancelled after only 13 episodes. Due to the imminent upheaval in the Supreme Court, it should, at the very least, be released on DVD. It was an Emmy -nominated series !


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