1990 (1977– )
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Whatever Happened to Cardinal Wolsey? 

The Ombudsman's Court supposedly exists to hear and review appeals by citizens and consists of a tribunal of judges, but every appeal is rejected despite the legitimacy of the claim. ... See full summary »

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Delly Lomas
Robert Lang ...
Herbert Skardon
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Ed Burbank
Janie Booth ...
Lena
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Philip Carter
Anna Cropper ...
Susie Carter
Thomas Ellice ...
Clayton (as Martin C. Thurley)
Graeme Eton ...
Aldwick
Paul Hardwick ...
Faceless
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Henry Tasker
James Lister ...
PCD Supervisor Wade
Ian Liston ...
Talbot
Frank Mills ...
PCD Inspector Jones
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The Ombudsman's Court supposedly exists to hear and review appeals by citizens and consists of a tribunal of judges, but every appeal is rejected despite the legitimacy of the claim. However, one judge, Philip Carter, is determined to fight the corrupt legal system and continually votes to uphold legitimate claims despite always being outvoted by the Chairperson and a weak-willed third judge. Angered by Carter's defiance, the Attorney General demands that Skardon and the PCD find a way to silence Carter. The PCD's plan: a campaign of threats and intimidation against Carter's pregnant wife, who has already miscarried twice. With the help of an American news colleague, Kyle tries to find a way to help the Carters, but the PCD's sadistic Inspector Jones may have already struck too hard at Mrs. Carter. Written by Tony Scheinman

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17 October 1977 (UK)  »

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