When Lamont gets a traffic ticket, Fred convinces him to fight it in court, where the poor man's Perry Mason steps up to defend his son against the system.
Did You Know?
The judge states that Lamont is charged with Section 21803 of California's vehicle code. This is fact. Section 21803 states: The driver of any vehicle approaching any intersection which is controlled by a yield right-of-way sign shall, upon arriving at the sign, yield the right-of-way to any vehicles which have entered the intersection, or which are approaching on the intersecting highway close enough to constitute an immediate hazard, and shall continue to yield the right-of-way to those vehicles until he or she can proceed with reasonable safety. See more
Are you really a lawyer?
Well, some folks say I am a lawyer, while other folks say I ain't.
Who says you ain't?
The State of California!
In some syndicated versions, Fred's lines to the officer, "Look at all these niggers in here!" and "You've got enough niggers in here to make a Tarzan movie!" have been cut. See more