Reasonable Doubts Season 1
S01 E01Sep 26, 1991
Pilot Sep 26, 1991 When police officer Dicky Cobb reveals he can read sign language, he's transferred from the street to the office of deputy district attorney Tess Kaufman.
S01 E02Sep 27, 1991
Hard Bargains Sep 27, 1991 Tess and Dicky handle the case of a mentally ill man who attacked a neighbor. Kay gives Dicky an ultimatum while Tess is impressed with her ex's efforts to strengthen their relationship.
S01 E03Oct 4, 1991
Making Dirt Stick Oct 4, 1991 Dicky and Tess search for new evidence to nail a murderer released on a technicality, but their sole lead is a witness who refuses to endanger his new straight life by revisiting his ugly past.
S01 E04Oct 18, 1991
Daddy's Little Girl Oct 18, 1991 Dicky's stuck with an inadmissible confession when a woman confesses to murdering her father, a prominent citizen, and uncovers a scandal involving the mayor and the district attorney. Kay argues with her father over her drinking.
S01 E05Oct 25, 1991
... and Sleep Won't Come Oct 25, 1991 Grieving over the suicide of a friend, Tess investigates the case that drove him to despair. Dicky reconciles with Kay.
S01 E06Nov 1, 1991
The Silent Treatment Nov 1, 1991 Tess is tough on a deaf man accused of attempted murder, and Dicky becomes involved with attorney Lila Simon.
S01 E07Nov 8, 1991
Tangled up in Blue Nov 8, 1991 Bruce's move on Kay shakes things up with Tess; and a date-rape incident promises many aftershocks.
S01 E08Nov 15, 1991
Aftermath Nov 15, 1991 Kay tries to cope with the rape, harassment by the police and the impending trial all at once; Bruce drops a bomb on Tess.
S01 E09Nov 29, 1991
One Woman's Word Nov 29, 1991 Kay is as much on trial as the defendant, but with the support of Tess and Dicky she braces herself as the proceedings begin.
S01 E10Dec 5, 1991
Graduation Day Dec 5, 1991 A murder case is dumped on Tess only days before trial, and she's pitted against her mentor; Dicky meets Lila's parents; Bruce gets nasty in the divorce; Kay copes with the aftermath of rape.
S01 E11Dec 13, 1991
Pure Gold Dec 13, 1991 A fatal hit-and-run case involving a politician puts Gold on the spot, and causes a rift between Sean and Tess; Dicky and Lila face the truth about their relationship; Kay decides to sell the bar.
S01 E12Dec 20, 1991
Dicky's Got the Blues Dec 20, 1991 An activist professor is charged with the murder of a college journalist who crucified him in print; Dicky feels blue as Kay considers moving; Tess feels angry over Bruce's machinations.
S01 E13Jan 17, 1992
The Shadow of Death Jan 17, 1992 Gold's uncle, who's opposed to capital punishment, defends a psycho-killer against Tess; Tess's parents visit just as she's getting cozy with Sean; Kay makes a move toward Dicky.
S01 E14Feb 4, 1992
The Discomfort Zone (1) Feb 4, 1992 Dicky is cast adrift when he's accused of brutality while breaking up a fight; and his troubles have a ripple effect on Gold, who's the mayor's choice for City Council; Bruce makes waves for Tess.
S01 E15Feb 11, 1992
Fish out of Water (2) Feb 11, 1992 Dicky awaits the outcome of the brutality investigation; Tess laments that things have hit the skids with Sean; Kay hits it off with her professor.
S01 E16Mar 3, 1992
Burning Desire (1) Mar 3, 1992 Tess's prosecution of the young neo-Nazi is roughed up by Judge Booth. Meanwhile, Dicky dogs the defendant's friend to testify to the truth.
S01 E17Mar 17, 1992
Love is Strange (2) Mar 17, 1992 Tess starts the wheels turning in the neo-Nazi case, but Judge Booth's obsessive attraction to her throws a wrench into things.
S01 E18Mar 17, 1992
Home is Where the Heart Is (3) Mar 17, 1992 Judge Booth makes things difficult for Tess as she prosecutes the neo-Nazi case, while Dicky dogs the defendant's friend; Kay tries to get Weldon on the wagon.
Maggie Finds Her Soul A shopkeeper's trap for burglars does in a druggie, and the legal fallout has political and personal consequences for Gold and Dicky.
S01 E20Mar 24, 1992
Home to Roost Mar 24, 1992 Maggie provides a spirited defense of a battered woman accused of murder in a case that Tess prosecutes with ambivalent feelings.
S01 E21Sep 8, 1992
Change of Plans Sep 8, 1992 A public defender provides a weak defense for a Mexican immigrant couple accused of endangering their daughter; Sean is given a case involving chickens he views as a real turkey.
S01 E22Sep 15, 1992
Change of Plans Sep 15, 1992 Dicky is holed up on a stakeout with an obnoxious surgeon who altered the face of a crook and is now the only one who can ID him. Meanwhile, Maggie makes Bruce's case a personal battle with his prosecutor.