Alice De Raey is a newly minted attorney who joins the chaotic world of criminal justice in Toronto. She's exposed to the seamier side of life, the backroom deals that make the system work accompanied by the usual eccentric characters.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Cara Pifko ...  Alice De Raey 39 episodes, 2004-2006
Michael Riley ...  Elliot Sacks 39 episodes, 2004-2006
Michael Healey Michael Healey ...  James Ryder 39 episodes, 2004-2006
Siu Ta ...  Nancy Dao 39 episodes, 2004-2006
Michael Murphy ...  Judge Maxwell Fraser 39 episodes, 2004-2006
Tom Rooney Tom Rooney ...  C.A. David Kaye 39 episodes, 2004-2006
Kathryn Winslow ...  C.A. Pamela Menon 39 episodes, 2004-2006
Eric Peterson ...  Judge Malone 39 episodes, 2004-2006
Yanna McIntosh Yanna McIntosh ...  Zona Robinson 34 episodes, 2004-2006
Jayne Eastwood ...  Ronnie Sacks 23 episodes, 2005-2006
Angela Vint Angela Vint ...  C.A. Tamara Rogan / ... 21 episodes, 2004-2006
Sergio Di Zio ...  Marcus Weekes 21 episodes, 2005-2006
Vik Sahay ...  Anil Sharma 21 episodes, 2005-2006
Janet-Laine Green ...  Judge Serkis 21 episodes, 2004-2006
Ned Vukovic Ned Vukovic ...  Dr. Neuman 21 episodes, 2004-2006
Gina Wilkinson Gina Wilkinson ...  C.A. Anna-Lynn Monteal 18 episodes, 2004-2006
Alison Sealy-Smith Alison Sealy-Smith ...  Judge Vaughn 17 episodes, 2004-2006
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Alice De Raey is a newly minted attorney who joins the chaotic world of criminal justice in Toronto. She's exposed to the seamier side of life, the backroom deals that make the system work accompanied by the usual eccentric characters.

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Law and Order...Without the Order

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Comedy | Drama

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 January 2004 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Alicja w krainie prawa See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Budget:

CAD 1,110,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

(39 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Cancelled due to low ratings, the show averaged 376,000 viewers per episode. See more »

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Tammy: I love you, Beth. I just wanted to hurt you the way you hurt me. Sex with men means death. Say it!
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Best show on my TV.
5 March 2005 | by G. Allen Morris IIISee all my reviews

This show is weird, hilarious, and poignant. The production quality is very good, the acting is great, and the characters are brilliant. Even the sound is good, which is more than I can say for most US TV shows of late. I understand that the producers ended up in the Old Toronto City Hall one day and found it so odd they had to make it into a TV show.

As an American I am not used to the Canadian Justice system, but this just makes it all the more interesting. There is a court that would be like the US night court and then three more: bail court, plea court and crazy people court. Oh yes and once in a while we get to see trail court as well. While the judges wear red robes, like in Rumple of the Bailey, there are no powdered wigs.

If you can get CBC -- watch this show. If you can't get CBC -- move.


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