As the trial for a renegade group of Indians accused of murder during a rampage gets under way, half-breed defense counsel Cicero Wolfe turns it into an expose' on the plight of Native Americans and how they have been prejudged on the basis of their skin color. Matt has sneaked Wolfe a piece of evidence that will clear the defendants -- if Wolfe doesn't get gunned down first. The rancher who lost his wife in the attack, and his daughter, start to develop deep respect for the high-principled Wolfe and start to believe his theory that the wrong men were arrested for the murder. But will it be enough? Written by
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Paul Stevens (Cicero Wolfe, the lawyer) suffered a stroke during filming of the courtroom scenes, forcing the producers to postpone the last days of filming for three weeks until Stevens recovered enough to talk. Stevens was partially paralyzed, and was propped up on a cart and filmed in close-up to hide the effects of his illness. See more