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Season 05, Episode 01 The Bitch Is Back

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Oct 18, 1990
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The Bitch Is Back Oct 18, 1990 The shadow of Rosalind Shays again darkens the door of the firm when she sues them for discrimination, while another lawsuit escalates racial tensions.

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Season 05, Episode 02 Happy Trails

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Oct 25, 1990
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Happy Trails Oct 25, 1990 Rollins feels exploited when he's asked to assist on the Chisholm case; a surprise witness testifies in Rosalind's suit; Brackman considers breaking off with sex surrogate Marilyn after one of her clients dies; Murray gets everyone's attention.

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Season 05, Episode 03 Lie Harder

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Nov 1, 1990
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Lie Harder Nov 1, 1990 An unexpected witness emerges in the Chisholm case; the parents of an emotionally disturbed adopted son seek relief through the courts; Melman refuses to do personal errands for Hammond.

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Season 05, Episode 04 Armand's Hammer

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Nov 8, 1990
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Armand's Hammer Nov 8, 1990 Holloway takes the stand; a savvy lawyer, C.J. Lamb, gets wise to the firm's strategy in a lawsuit; a college professor claims he was publicly humiliated on a TV home-video show.

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Season 05, Episode 05 Smoke Gets in Your Thighs

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Nov 15, 1990
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Smoke Gets in Your Thighs Nov 15, 1990 A gay-rights case proves to be emotionally trying for the parents and lover of a terminally ill man; Van Owen is taken aback by Sollers' proposition; the firm goes to court behind Benny's back over his involvement with a cult.

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Season 05, Episode 06 Vowel Play

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Nov 29, 1990
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Vowel Play Nov 29, 1990 Douglas appears on Wheel of Fortune (daytime version) & when he's champion, he tries to ask Vanna out on a date.He wins one round with the puzzle, ""Bald Is Beautiful""!

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Season 05, Episode 07 New Kidney on the Block

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Dec 6, 1990
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New Kidney on the Block Dec 6, 1990 Van Owen is given another option when a hospital rejects her client for a kidney transplant; a flag-burner is beaten up by an outraged citizen; Murray and Benny double date.

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Season 05, Episode 08 God Rest Ye Little Gentleman

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Dec 13, 1990
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God Rest Ye Little Gentleman Dec 13, 1990 A disfigured doctor charges a clinic with discrimination; Benny anticipates the holidays with his new roommate; Van Owen defends a former colleague.

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Season 05, Episode 09 Splatoon

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Jan 3, 1991
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Splatoon Jan 3, 1991 The wife of a brain-damaged boxer sues his promoter; Abby speaks out on TV on gun control; Sifuentes and Van Owen mull their relationship.

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Season 05, Episode 10 Pump it Up

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Jan 10, 1991
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Pump it Up Jan 10, 1991 McKenzie's social life is scrutinized; Sifuentes has misgivings about defending a client; Becker gives a golddigger a creative divorce; Kuzak clashes with Van Owen.

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Season 05, Episode 11 Rest in Pieces

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Jan 31, 1991
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Rest in Pieces Jan 31, 1991 A soldier faces a military court for disobeying orders; C.J. represents a home buyer who claims her house is haunted; ""personality differences"" affect Becker and Roxanne.

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Season 05, Episode 12 He's a Crowd

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Feb 7, 1991
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He's a Crowd Feb 7, 1991 Rosalind promises to help McKenzie save an account; a case of multiple personalities confounds Kuzak; Abby collaborates with C.J. to build her practice; Roxanne is subpoenaed in the case of Becker vs. Becker.

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Season 05, Episode 13 Dances with Sharks

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Feb 14, 1991
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Dances with Sharks Feb 14, 1991 A jog in a white neighborhood lands Rollins in jail as a rape suspect; C.J.'s client goes before a Navajo tribal court to get her son back from his father; Brackman moves to sue a tabloid.

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Season 05, Episode 14 The Gods Must Be Lawyers

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Feb 21, 1991
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The Gods Must Be Lawyers Feb 21, 1991 Sifuentes is forced to play God on behalf of his brother; a headline-hunter charged with murdering her husband hunts for an attorney; Zoey takes on a rape case she's unsure she can win.

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Season 05, Episode 15 The Beverly Hills Hangers

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Mar 14, 1991
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The Beverly Hills Hangers Mar 14, 1991 Lawyers stand ready to assist Mullaney and Kuzak, who are defending Rikki Davis on murder charges; McKenzie gets a surprise proposal as he faces his birthday.

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Season 05, Episode 16 Good to the Last Drop

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Mar 21, 1991
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Good to the Last Drop Mar 21, 1991 Zoey scoffs at the legal system when a child-killer goes free; a delinquent taxpayer protests Government spending; Rosalind steps in to help McKenzie with yet another case.

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Season 05, Episode 17 Mutinies on the Banzai

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Mar 28, 1991
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Mutinies on the Banzai Mar 28, 1991 Roxanne and Ann quietly (but gleefully)toast the death of Rosalind whome they both despised. McKenzie feels guilty about Rosalinds death but realises that she may have had it coming. Arnie also celebrates the death of Rosalind for a totally different reason, he gets a bigger office.

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Season 05, Episode 18 As God Is My Co-Defendant

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Apr 4, 1991
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As God Is My Co-Defendant Apr 4, 1991 Recent events lead to chaos at the firm; religion goes on trial in the case of a couple who relied on their faith to save their dying son; C.J. instructs East Bloc lawyers on trial law.

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Season 05, Episode 19 Speak, Lawyers, For Me

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Apr 25, 1991
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Speak, Lawyers, For Me Apr 25, 1991 Staffers fear Dave Meyer will derail the firm; Brackman plays litigator in the case of a transsexual fired from a job as a model; and Mullaney weighs a coach's negligence in the death of an athlete.

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Season 05, Episode 20 There Goes the Judge

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May 2, 1991
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There Goes the Judge May 2, 1991 An eccentric judge loses his grip on reality; Rollins gets caught up in his own agenda while defending a black motorist charged with evading the police; Becker grapples with his demons.

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Season 05, Episode 21 On the Toad Again

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May 9, 1991
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On the Toad Again May 9, 1991 Kelsey and Sollers get caught up in winning a murder case involving an unstable client; a retiree finds euphoric companionship in his pet toads; a team owner objects to a singer's rendition of the national anthem.

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Season 05, Episode 22 Since I Fell For You

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May 16, 1991
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Since I Fell For You May 16, 1991 An AIDS-stricken attorney fights an insurance company's refusal to pay for an experimental treatment; Kelsey's admission concerning a murder case could jeopardize her standing with the bar; and a new partner is named.

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