After a young woman, Justine, is found brutally murdered in a hotel and her body stashed away on a food service cart, evidence leads Detectives Cyrus Lupo and Kevin Bernard to a young medical school student. When a crafty lawyer, Ray Backlund , becomes involved, the detectives realize that it is going to take more than superficial evidence to put the murderer behind bars. This quickly becomes a case of mind over matter.
Did You Know?
Near the end of the show, the last placard that indicates the place and date where the next courtroom scene will take place, the month of February is misspelled as "Febraury". See more
If you can't win in court, harass the jurors. That's a trial strategy we haven't covered in law school yet.