L.A. Law (1986–1994)
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The Accidental Jurist 

Kuzak secretly picks a retired gay judge to hear his case of Matt Leonard, a gay Olympic athlete, whose recent announcement of his homosexuality has apparently voided his endorsement ... See full summary »

Director:

Jan Eliasberg

Writers:

Steven Bochco (created by), Terry Louise Fisher (created by) | 4 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Harry Hamlin ... Michael Kuzak
Susan Dey ... D.D.A. Grace Van Owen
Corbin Bernsen ... Arnie Becker
Jill Eikenberry ... Ann Kelsey
Alan Rachins ... Douglas Brackman, Jr.
Michele Greene ... Abby Perkins
Jimmy Smits ... Victor Sifuentes
Michael Tucker ... Stuart Markowitz
Susan Ruttan ... Roxanne Melman
Blair Underwood ... Jonathan Rollins
Larry Drake ... Benny Stulwicz (credit only)
Richard Dysart ... Leland McKenzie
Brian McNamara ... Matt Leonard
Michael Cavanaugh ... Paul Richardson
Alan Rosenberg ... Lawyer William Willis
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Storyline

Kuzak secretly picks a retired gay judge to hear his case of Matt Leonard, a gay Olympic athlete, whose recent announcement of his homosexuality has apparently voided his endorsement contract with an advertising company. Meanwhile, Abby learns that Lt. Ringstrom is marred with two children and decides to break up with him. Kelsey and Markowitz have problems over looking after their newly adopted baby daughter. Roxanne tells Meyer that she thinks they should separate for a while to sort out their feelings for each other. Meyer then crashes a romantic date between Victor and Allison where he confides in them about his marital problems. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 February 1989 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Judge Lawrence O'Neil: I am a very conservative judge, Mr. Kuzak. I am a little curious to know, why did you agree with the opposing counsel to pick me to hear this case?
Michael Kuzak: Well, because of your reputation for fairness among other things.
Judge Lawrence O'Neil: Would those "other things" have anything to do with Stephanie Hall?
Michael Kuzak: [caught off guard] I beg your pardon?
Judge Lawrence O'Neil: Stephanie Hall... a private investigator who has been asking me pointed questions about my personal life. And a little digging of my own revealed that she is sometimes employed by ...
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Connections

References The Accidental Tourist (1988) See more »

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