A spoof of crime documentaries about the arrest and trial of a beloved poetry professor from a small town in South Carolina, who is accused of brutally murdering his wife, and the young Northeastern lawyer hired to defend him.
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Tuesday, April 18
S1.E13 The Verdict
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The trial is over and the verdict is finally announced. A key piece of evidence is found that answers the question, "Who killed Margaret Henderson".


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 Josh Segal (13 episodes, 2017)
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 Carol Anne Keane (13 episodes, 2017)
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 Dwayne Reed (13 episodes, 2017)
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 Summer Henderson (13 episodes, 2017)
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 Anne Flatch (13 episodes, 2017)
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 Larry Henderson (13 episodes, 2017)
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 Heidi Baker (10 episodes, 2017)
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 Judge Horsedich (9 episodes, 2017)
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 Josie Davis (8 episodes, 2017)
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 Jeremiah Davis / ... (6 episodes, 2017)
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 Dave the Taxidermist / ... (6 episodes, 2017)
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 Suzie / ... (6 episodes, 2017)
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A spoof of crime documentaries about the arrest and trial of a beloved poetry professor from a small town in South Carolina, who is accused of brutally murdering his wife, and the young Northeastern lawyer hired to defend him.

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14 March 2017 (USA)  »

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Trial and Error  »

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The premise has many similarities to the Michael Peterson murder case. Peterson was a novelist in North Carolina and the character Larry Henderson is a poet in South Carolina. They are both accused of killing two wives in the same fashion (Peterson by pushing both down staircases and Henderson through windows) and both the real and fictional cases involve birds as a defense. See more »

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So funny
1 April 2017 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

I usually don't enjoy comedy sitcoms, as they are rarely funny and often boring, cliché with second hand humor. I watched this only because John Lithgow. I love his work and I think he is delightfully funny. So I am glad watched the show because I fall in love with it. I love this show so much it's so original, has a lot of dark humor, witty humor, it's a delight. I hope there will be many seasons to come. I love all the characters as they each add to the show. Well done! Finally, a sitcom worth watching!


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