Courtroom drama in which each case is presented in three episodes. At the end of the third episode a jury of ordinary people who are not actors comes to a verdict on the evidence presented.
Series Fun Facts
- Defending counsel Charles Lotterby reveals that both he and his counterpart Barry Deeley attended the same university although he doesn't name the institution.
- The orchestral music used as the opening theme to the series is from the opening of the "Synfonietta" by Leos Janacek.
- The theme tune to the show was "Distant Hills". It was released as the B side to Simon Park Orchestra's UK Number 1 single "Eye Level".