A family drama focused on three generations of women living together in Hartford, Connecticut. Amy Brenneman plays Amy Gray, who left New York City behind and now works as a family court judge. Karle Warren plays Lauren, Amy's daughter; Tyne Daly is Maxine, Amy's tough, opinionated mother
Judging Amy Season 1 (1999-2000)
|1x01 Pilot |
Amy Gray must contend with her daughter's resentment for her dissolved marriage while she assumes her duties as a Connecticut Superior Court judge.
|Sep. 19, 1999|
|1x02 Short Calendar |
An abused baby is on life support; Amy goes on a lunch date with a shrink (“Not my shrink,” she insists); Lauren's having trouble in school.
|Sep. 21, 1999|
|1x03 Trial By Jury |
A sensational negligence case involves a murdered teen; Maxine struggles to understand Vincent's desire to write.
|Sep. 28, 1999|
|1x04 Victim Soul |
A comatose 10-year-old's unwitting intercession is said to cause miraculous cures for people who touch him; A 6-year-old girl is obsessed with dieting and nutrition; Vincent meets an ...
|Oct. 05, 1999|
|1x05 Last Tango in Hartford |
Amy's getting serious with Dr. Tracy Carroll, but Maxine gets in the way. A teen mother wants to keep her baby; Vincent receives lots of encouragement from an older woman; Amy receives ...
|Oct. 12, 1999|
|1x06 Witch Hunt |
A man sues to take custody of his 8-year-old son from his ex-wife because she practices witchcraft; An abuse case ended unsatisfactorily five years before; A woman with whom Vincent ...
|Oct. 19, 1999|
|1x07 An Impartial Bias |
White foster parents battle with a black biological grandmother; Amy notices a distinct chill in her relationship with Bruce; Maxine clashes with a deaf colleague over an 8-year-old ...
|Nov. 02, 1999|
|1x08 Near Death Experience |
A 15-year-old has been convicted of manslaughter in the killing of a 10-year-old bystander during a drive-by shooting; Vincent is shot while trying to stop an assault on a woman in ...
|Nov. 09, 1999|
|1x09 The Persistence of Tectonics |
After 40 years of cooking Thanksgiving dinner, Maxine says she's had enough, so Amy assists. Her guest list consists of her estranged husband,who promptly mentions their divorce. Even ...
|Nov. 23, 1999|
|1x10 Crowded House |
Gillian is depressed over her fertility problems and has led to marital strain. Amy suggests time apart, though that might not be in Maxine's best interest; Vincent, with a tight story ...
|Nov. 30, 1999|
|1x11 Presumed Innocent |
A sick child's mother is suspected of having Munchausen syndrome by proxy; A problem 14-year-old has a genius IQ; Vincent needs to find a new roommate or he'll lose his apartment.
|Dec. 14, 1999|
|1x12 Spoil the Child |
A doctor is accused of child abuse for spanking his son; An imperious Criminal Court judge has an unexpected repercussion; Maxine is so frustrated by the "numbing indifference" she ...
|Jan. 11, 2000|
|1x13 Zero to Sixty |
Maxine's 60th birthday is approaching, and is determined to let it pass quietly; A divorced couple puts their three kids squarely in the middle of their battles; Amy's estranged husband ...
|Jan. 18, 2000|
|1x14 Shaken, Not Stirred |
Amy meets a man at a jog-a-thon at Lauren's school and begins requesting other volunteer assignments; Vincent meets the woman he saved in the shooting incident; An 8-year-old boy is ...
|Feb. 08, 2000|
|1x15 Culture Clash |
A judge is accused of propositioning a prostitute; A woman fears her ex-husband is planning to abduct their children; An Arab teenager claims she stabbed herself because she dishonored ...
|Feb. 15, 2000|
|1x16 The Wee Hours |
When Amy, sleep-deprived, does get to sleep, she has some wild dreams; A boy sleepwalks; Amy can't get Lauren to go to bed on time; Donna asks Vincent, who's again suffering from writer's ...
|Feb. 22, 2000|
|1x17 Drawing the Line |
Amy lectures a classroom full of smug Yale law students and then meets with Michael's girlfriend, who let Lauren get her ears pierced; DCF wants custody of a brain-injured woman's child; ...
|Feb. 29, 2000|
|1x18 Human Touch |
A 7-year-old's stepfather is pitted against her biological father, who suffers from obsessive-compulsive disorder; Two of Maxine's most trusted foster parents have been receiving overpayments ...
|Mar. 21, 2000|
|1x19 The Out-of-Towners |
Maxine is stunned when Susie Nixon is reinstated despite the embezzlement charge, and outraged when she immediately asserts her authority; A charming eccentric expresses romantic interest ...
|Apr. 18, 2000|
|1x20 The God Thing |
Amy's friend Greta, a cancer survivor and fellow “cynical agnostic,” informs her she's found God and is converting to Judaism. Then Bruce tells her he's a practicing Catholic, and ...
|May. 02, 2000|
|1x21 Gray vs. Gray |
Maxine and Amy clash over a legal matter when a teen is tried for murder. The only hope of acquittal lies with the testimony of a witness who can prove the boy was with him at the time ...
|May. 09, 2000|
|1x22 Not With a Whimper |
With Amy's love life going nowhere, she pushes her lawyer to speed up the divorce, then is taken aback by her emotions when it goes through; A teenage offender gets an unusual penalty; ...
|May. 16, 2000|
|1x23 Blast From the Past |
Amy is shocked when she's accused of having an improper relationship with her assistant. Later, she must deny Vincent's high-school pal custody of his children, a decision that haunts ...
|May. 23, 2000|
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