Kavanagh, who is still mourning his wife's death, has to defend a woman charged with killing her abusive husband. Despite having a good case for manslaughter, she seems determined to plead guilty to murder. Meanwhile Jeremy is torn between the demands of his lead role in a Gilbert & Sullivan production; and a charge of professional misconduct for looking at a defense brief. Written by
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On an average, the time taken between being charged with an offense & a case going to a Crown court is 7 months. Yet nobody is meant to know that the defendant is pregnant. It is very unlikely that the prison authorities would not know that a woman on remand was 7 months pregnant. See more
James Kavanagh QC
[referring to Jeremy's problems
As my father says, 'you heap coals on your own head, you'll find 'em hot.'