Teenager Ashley York murders her surprised sick father Arthur by fixing his Deprosine pills to an overdose. Mark doesn't believe it's suicide, there's no note, absolutely no fingerprints and he set the coffee machine timer for after his death; Jesse concurs his intake of other medicines makes no sense for a suicide. Amanda shows Jesse a postcard: his predecessor Jack Stewart has set up a fancy private practice after his residency in Community General. Then Ashley, who overheard the Sloans, 'finds' a note, but computer-printed, and as Mark soon proves posthumously: murder. Ashley's mother, Dr. Elaine York, intends to keep the purse strings of her $7,000,000 trust-fund till she turns 25. Jesse finds out via a financial friend that Elaine, as a doctor certainly capable of the murderous plan, paid Arhur $2,000,000 at their divorce and kept paying the expensive beach-house, his estate goes to Ashly. While a heart-attack puts ma in hospital, Mark and Jesse, who proves his good but wandering... Written by
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Amanda gets a postcard from Dr. Jack Stewart (portrayed by Scott Baio in seasons one and two), who moved to Colorado to start his own practice. Baio left the show after the second season. See more
After Ashley's father is murdered, he is seen to be still breathing. See more