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.
- Unusually the story starts with Defence Counsel Mr. Golding cross-examining a Prosecution witness, the Prosecution's questioning having been omitted.
- 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".