"The Wheels of Justice (Part 2)"
Season 3, Episode 10
#45 in series (193 episodes)
Series: Night Court
Network/Country: NBC-TV / United States
Air date December 12, 1985
Production code 185715
Written by: Nat Mauldlin
Directed by: Alan Bergmann
Guest stars: Kenneth Tobey 
 Bill Kirchenbauer 
Brent Spiner
Annie O'Donnell as June Wheeler
Keri Houlihan 
Robert V. Barron 
Frank Birney 
Charlotte Portney
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The Wheels of Justice: Part 2 was the 10th episode of Season 3 of Night Court, also the 45th overall series episode. Written by Nat Mauldlin, and directed by A;an Bergmann, the episode, which aired on NBC-TV, first aired on December 12, 1985. 

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As everyone is in a financial crisis when the city can't pay its employees, so Harry decides to quit his job, as his elderly replacement dies in the courtroom, as then, the gang persuades Harry into returning to the bench. Part 2 and the conclusion of 2 part story arc.


After quitting, Harry is hanging out at a pool hall across the street from the courthouse. The gang have to talk him into coming back, even as his replacement creates a stir by dying during session.

Plot Summary

In the conclusion of a two-part story, Harry (Harry Anderson) has quit his job as Night Court judge, frustrated and disgusted by a municipal budget cut that has resulted in panic, hostility and tragedy. The courtroom staffers find Harry in a seedy pool hall and try to persuade him to return. They mention that the son from the previous case had survived the shooting, (and learn that Harry had visited him in the hospital), but Harry is still not convinced to return to the bench. Dan declares Harry a coward for throwing his career away, over one bad ruling, and informs him that he's done so much for so many people with his compassion and fairness. Meanwhile, Harry's replacement, an elderly and humorless judge, (Kenneth Tobey) drops dead in mid-sentence!

Future Star Trek: The Next Generation regular Brent Spiner appears as the head of the Wheeler family, a collection of raucous rubes who may or may not be from West Viriginia.

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