Law & Order: Trial by Jury (2005–2006)

TV Series  -   -  Crime | Drama | Mystery
6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 693 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 7 critic

The series shows the workings of the judicial system, beginning with the arraignment and continuing through the lawyers process of building a case, investigating leads and preparing witnesses and defendants for trial.

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 43 titles
created 12 Dec 2011
 
a list of 45 titles
created 26 May 2013
 
a list of 26 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 14 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 25 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Law & Order: Trial by Jury (2005–2006)

Law & Order: Trial by Jury (2005–2006) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Law & Order: Trial by Jury.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2006   2005  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Law & Order: UK (TV Series 2009)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

UK version of the long-running U.S. TV drama that tells the stories of two separate yet equally important groups: the police, who investigate crime; and the attorneys, who prosecute the offenders.

Stars: Bradley Walsh, Robert Glenister, Harriet Walter
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The third "Law and Order" series involves the criminal justice system from the criminal's point of view.

Stars: Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jamey Sheridan
Law & Order (1990–2010)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The show follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points. The first half of the show concentrates on the investigation of the crime by the police, the second half follows the prosecution of the crime in court.

Stars: Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina
Law & Order: LA (TV Series 2010)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Stars: Corey Stoll, Rachel Ticotin, Alfred Molina
Law & Order (TV Mini-Series 1978)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Four-part drama series about the British juicidal system, dealing with an investigation presented from the perspectives of the police force, the criminal, the solicitor and the prison system.

Stars: Peter Dean, Derek Martin, Deirdre Costello
Conviction (TV Series 2006)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

ADA Alexandra Cabot from "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" returns as the bureau chief for the group of young ADAs. According to Dick Wolf, "'Conviction' will be a 'charactercedural,' we ... See full summary »

Stars: Eric Balfour, Jordan Bridges, Milena Govich
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

This show introduces the Special Victims Unit, a new elite squad of NYPD detectives who investigate sexually related crimes.

Stars: Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Dann Florek
Homicide: The Movie (TV Movie 2000)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Former Homicide Shift Commander Al Giardello is now the leading candidate for Mayor of Baltimore. As he walks toward the platform to do a political speech, he is shot. Former and current ... See full summary »

Director: Jean de Segonzac
Stars: Daniel Baldwin, Ned Beatty, Richard Belzer
Here's Lucy (1968–1974)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Lucy Carter, a widow with two teen children, takes a job as a secretary for her stuffy brother-in-law.

Stars: Lucille Ball, Gale Gordon, Lucie Arnaz
One Day at a Time (1975–1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

This sitcom follows recently divorced mother (Ann Romano) and her two teenage daughters (Barbara and Julie) as they start a new life together in Indianapolis, They are befriended by the ... See full summary »

Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Bonnie Franklin, Pat Harrington Jr.
Ironside (1967–1975)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Wheelchair-bound detective Robert T. Ironside battles the bad guys on the streets of San Francisco.

Stars: Raymond Burr, Don Galloway, Don Mitchell
Exiled (TV Movie 1998)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

NYPD Detective Mike Logan, last seen being demoted to a beat on Staten Island after punching a corrupt politician (Law & Order episode "Pride") seeks to solve the grisly murder of a ... See full summary »

Director: Jean de Segonzac
Stars: Chris Noth, Dann Florek, John Fiore
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 A.D.A. Tracey Kibre (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
...
 A.D.A. Kelly Gaffney (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
...
 D.A. Investigator Hector Salazar (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
...
 D.A. Arthur Branch (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
...
 Opening Announcer / ... (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
...
 Detective Chris Ravell (10 episodes, 2005-2006)
Edit

Storyline

Lennie Briscoe, now retired from the NYPD, joins the District Attorney's office as an investigator. Through him, and the various lawyers, jury members and court officials we meet along the way, the show explores the intricate workings of the jury system. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 March 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Esküdt ellenségek - Az utolsó szó jogán  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

"Eros in the Upper Eighties" is the only episode of this show that remains unaired. See more »

Quotes

[opening narration]
Opening Announcer: In the criminal justice system, all suspects are innocent until proven guilty, either by confession, plea bargain, or trial by jury. This is one of those trials.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Jerry Orbach Tribute (2005) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A good start
4 March 2005 | by (N Syracuse NY) – See all my reviews

The original Law & Order was 50-50 a cop/lawyer show. SVU is 90% cops. This one is 90% lawyers. The biggest innovation is that we get to be a fly on the wall as the defense attorney plots his/her defense, which has absolutely nothing to do with truth or guilt. It's all playing the system. Tony Bill, in the premiere, calmly describes how he killed the victim and the attorney, Annabella Sciorra simply listens as if this is background information that might come up in the trial and have to be dealt with.

I'm a big Perry Mason fan, where the hero is obsessed with truth and guilt and all his clients are innocent, so this is quite a change. Mason represents what we'd like our justice system to be about. However Sciorra represents who we would want to hire if we committed a crime. She clearly sees her job as getting her clients off: that's what she's paid to do.

Frankly, I think the accused has a right to an aggressive defense that forces the prosecution to prove guilt beyond a shadow of doubt. But if the lawyer knows the client is guilty, responsibility should shift to dealing with extenuating circumstances that might lead to a self-defense or insanity plea or a reduced sentence. That might be better for the client than insisting on a not guilty verdict. And what must the feeling be for a lawyer who knows he/she got a guilty man off. If it's one of satisfaction, there is something wrong.

As to the show, it's promising. I'm hoping that not all defendants turn out to be guilty, (even though all of Perry's clients were innocent), as it kind of sends the wrong message. One of the things I liked about the original show is that they weren't always right and they didn't always win.


22 of 25 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Trial By Jury May Be Back On The Air! jeffd77
CROSS OVER EPISODE karenwexler
It is Unfortunate This Series Was Pulled!!!!! richrnndz1
Am I the only one who wants to see Bebe Neuwirth lose? purloi111
Don't Cancel! dward24
in general elizabethlaurenxo
Discuss Law & Order: Trial by Jury (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?