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
- Goof (miscellaneous): After the Granada end-cap the camera suddenly jerks to a shot of the courtroom before the recording ends.
- Goof (factual errors): Defence Counsel Golding asks a witness to look at a newspaper "dated 11 September 1973" but the copy of the newspaper shown on screen is dated 28 December 1973.
- The orchestral music used as the opening theme to the series is from the opening of the "Synfonietta" by Leos Janacek.