Alice De Raey is a newly minted attorney who joins the chaotic world of criminal justice in Toronto. She's exposed to the seamier side of life, the backroom deals that make the system work accompanied by the usual eccentric characters.
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Series cast summary:
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 Alice De Raey (39 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Elliot Sacks (39 episodes, 2004-2006)
Michael Healey ...
 James Ryder (39 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Nancy Dao (39 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Judge Maxwell Fraser (39 episodes, 2004-2006)
Tom Rooney ...
 C.A. David Kaye (39 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 C.A. Pamela Menon (39 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Judge Malone (39 episodes, 2004-2006)
Yanna McIntosh ...
 Zona Robinson (34 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Ronnie Sacks (23 episodes, 2005-2006)
Angela Vint ...
 C.A. Tamara Rogan / ... (21 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Marcus Weekes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Anil Sharma (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Judge Serkis (21 episodes, 2004-2006)
Ned Vukovic ...
 Dr. Neuman (21 episodes, 2004-2006)
Gina Wilkinson ...
 C.A. Anna-Lynn Monteal (18 episodes, 2004-2006)
Alison Sealy-Smith ...
 Judge Vaughn (17 episodes, 2004-2006)
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Alice De Raey is a newly minted attorney who joins the chaotic world of criminal justice in Toronto. She's exposed to the seamier side of life, the backroom deals that make the system work accompanied by the usual eccentric characters.

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Law and Order...Without the Order

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12 January 2004 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Alicja w krainie prawa  »

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CAD 1,110,000 (estimated)
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Cancelled due to low ratings, the show averaged 376,000 viewers per episode. See more »

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Tammy: I love you, Beth. I just wanted to hurt you the way you hurt me. Sex with men means death. Say it!
Beth: Sex with men means death!
[they kiss passionately while Elliot watches]
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A great show that deserves a chance to grow and flourish.
26 April 2005 | by (Toronto) – See all my reviews

After watching the final episode of series 2, I was somehow left with a feeling of sadness that this show might not be renewed. Sure it's quirky and oddball. Sometimes it feels like the actors are trying too hard. Sometimes it feels like it's going off the rails. But it always draws you back. It draws you back with poignant scenes filled with human tragedy. It draws you back with well written scripts. But mostly it draws you back with the passion that everyone involved in this production seems to feel for this programme.

It's rare these days that a television show gets the free reign to break away from the formulaic ideas that are making North American TV so boring and one dimensional. I'm just very afraid that it won't get the ratings that it deserves and it'll get cancelled. Or worse, it will be re-tooled and changed to be more acceptable to the masses. That would be wrong, the masses have enough to watch, this one is for the rest of us.

Please CBC, bring it back.


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