Jo defends a drug addict who went on the run 16 years previously; friends and family of three gang members accused of murdering a rival drug dealer terrorise jurors and witnesses; and Deed risks his career by sleeping with a claimant.
Deed argues for a harsh sentence in a drink-driving case; an animal rights activist stands trial for the murder of a scientist; and Deed must decide the fate of a sick baby when doctors refuse to give further treatment.
All four episodes from Series 6 of the BBC crime drama following the career of maverick judge John Deed (Martin Shaw). Deed has made it to the High Court without the help of the old boys' network, and struggles against an overly-bureaucratic system in his constant quest for justice and truth. Episodes are: 'War Crimes (Part 1)', 'War Crimes (Part 2)', 'Evidence of Harm (Part 1)' and 'Evidence of Harm (Part 2)'.