"Presumed Insolvent"
Season 8, Episode 14
#161 in series (193 episodes)
Series: Night Court
Network/Country: NBC-TV / United States
Air date January 23, 1991
Production code 186944
Written by: Kevin Kelton
Directed by: Jim Drake
Guest stars: S. Marc Jordan
Joleen Lutz<brMike Finneran
Ron Ross
William Utay
John Ingle
Stuart Pankin
Eric Christmas
Dorothy Andrews
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Presumed Insolvent was the 14th episode of Season 8 of Night Court, the 161st overall episode in the series. Written by Kevin Kelton, the episode, directed by Jim drake, originally aired on NBC-TV on January 23, 1991.

"Presumed Insolvent"
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Phil the wino saves someone left penniless from the S&L scandals.


Dan looks at Phil the wino in a whole new light when the bum rescues a defendant left penniless by the S&L crisis.

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  • The title is based on the movie Presumed Innocent (1990).


  • Presumed Innocent (1990 film) - title reference

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