Swearengen transforms the Gem into a courtroom as Deadwood is forced to make its own laws to try a cowardly murderer. With Calamity Jane off on a bender, Trixie is enlisted by Swearengen to help Alma with the orphaned child and to keep her pliable to his purposes. Fearing Andy's illness might threaten his business, Cy banishes him to the woods, where he is discovered by Jane. Written by
Did You Know?
Jack McCall was actually found not guilty of murder for shooting Hickok because the trial was hurried due to a rumor of an Indian attack. When South Dakota became a territory, McCall's first trial was thrown out because it had taken place in what was technically Indian territory. McCall was subsequently found guilty and hung for the murder. See more
The first trial of Jack McCall was held at the McDaniel's Theater, not he Gem. See more
We're *illegal*. Our whole goal is to get annexed to the United fucking States. We start holding trials, what's to keep the United States fucking Congress from saying, "Oh, excuse us! We didn't realize you were a fucking sovereign community and nation out there! Where's your cocksucker's flag? Where's your fucking navy, or the like? Maybe when we make our treaty with the Sioux, we should treat you people like renegade fucking Indians - deny your fucking gold and property claims, and hand ...
How Firm a Foundation
Written by John Rippon
Performed by Nycypcd See more