Dillon is sentenced to a lifetime of hard labor by Judge Flood (Colicos), who uses an illegally constituted court to staff his private silver mine.
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There seems to be a controversy on whether or not this episode was repeated on CBS. One book gives it as airing as the second-to-last telecast on August 25, 1975, but a TV Guide for that week lists a Cher special (presumably running as the lead-in for the pilot of "Beacon Hill," for which CBS had high hopes) in that time slot. See more
Usually, Matt and the men he works with dig in close proximity to the other prisoners, with cook Widge Spot and a guard very near at hand. But when Matt uses dynamite (planted by Widge) to blow up part of the mine shaft so he and his group can dig themselves out, there's not another man within at least fifty paces. See more