In the Heat of the Night: Season 4, Episode 15

An Execution of Trust (15 Jan. 1991)

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A psychiatrist, bound by her own rule of confidentiality, holds information proving that a man about to be executed for murder may actually be innocent.


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs (as Howard Rollins)
David Hart ...
Hugh O'Connor ...
Dr. Lureen Allcott
Ray Garrett (as Robert Walker)
Carlton Osley (as Steven Schwartz-Hartley)
Officer Luann Corbin (as Crystal Fox)
Danny Nelson ...
Atty. Edwin Ramey
Robby Preddy ...
Lucy Barnes
Judy McDowell ...
Rita Osley


A psychiatrist, Dr. Lureen Allcott, has confidential information about a murder for which Ray Garrett is set to be executed in two days. Dr. Allcott is ethically, and perhaps legally, precluded from revealing any details to the authorities, but it appears that Garrett may have been wrongly accused and time is running out. Written by richardann

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15 January 1991 (USA)  »

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