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Defenders,The: Taking the First

Defenders,The: Taking the First

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Sunday, October 25, 1998 N/A
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  • Season: 1998-99
  • Network: Showtime
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Courtroom Drama

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the 1960s TV show. The firm reluctantly defends a member of a hate group who is accused of beating to death a young Latino. In an effort to correct the obvious injustice that claimed the boy's life, the lawyers take on a wrongful-death lawsuit against the leader of the right wing group and find themselves caught up in a legal battle involving the First Amendment..


Production Company:

  • Paramount Network TV

Production Type:

  • In-House
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