The Practice

Season 5 Episode 6

Show and Tell

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Nov 12, 2000 on ABC

Episode Recap

Shot documentary style, the retrial of convicted murderer Scott Wallace unfolds while battling attorneys make their marks with the media.

A.D.A. Richard Bay (Jason Kravitz) forces his hand in a legal battle that tips the emotional scale. This never-say-die prosecutor goes to pushy lengths to insure that Scott Wallace spends his term in prison. Defense Attorney Bobby Donnell (Dylan McDermott) holds his breath when this frantic fight gets underway. Bobby pulls all stops out to free his friend from a life sentence he knows he doesn't deserve. This time, the verdict may not only free Wallace but may also forgive Donnell for his errors in the first trial.