A 13-year-old boy is found kicked to death at Euston station. Mandy, his mother, is a former drug addict and her boyfriend is in the frame as the murderer because he is already suspected of physical abuse towards the victim. At the trial, defence barrister Beatrice McArdle advances a bizarre line of defence - her client is "genetically predisposed" towards murder and, therefore, has no control over their actions. Written by
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In the closing scene, James Steel offers a doctor's business card to the juvenile offender. From one camera angle, he holds the card between two fingers; from the other angle he holds the card between thumb and finger. See more
[about Beatrice McArdle
I know her; she's up to something. That defence is way too simple.
Just because you two used to do the headboard shuffle, doesn't mean that you have any insight into how she runs her defences, nowadays.
What, you and her?
Yeah, it was a long time ago. Thanks for that, George.
Remake of Law & Order: Born Bad