First Aired: Jan. 28, 2003 on The WB
Summary: When Lionel is shot, Jonathan is arrested, but after Clark and Pete perform their own crime scene investigation, they realize that more than one person had the opportunity to kill Lionel - including Lex. Meanwhile, Lana is suspicious after she asks her father to take on Jonathan's case and…
Main Characters in this Episode
Clark Kent: Even you.
Lex Luthor: You know that darkness you were talking about? I'm not sure we're born with it. I think people like my father find a way to bring it out.
- Goof (continuity error): Clark talks to Lex about his dad old year book. He says that his dad was the QB in high school. In a previous episode.Clark says he was going to be taking his dads old position, the starting tailback.
- Goof (factual errors): Sheriff Ethan Miller states that Jonathan Kent's blood alcohol level was a 2.0. This is 4 times more the lethal level of 0.5.
- The book which is being read by Lionel Luthor at the beginning is titled 'Beyond Good and Evil' written by famous German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche.