Aired 5 years ago - May 08, 2018
Bull’s team is rocked when their client, Elliott Miles, is found guilty of murder, and they must regroup as the trial enters the penalty phase in order to prevent him from being sentenced to death. But when new evidence emerges that could prove
Elliott’s innocence, Bull must find a way to present it in court without being found in contempt. Also, Marissa faces hard truths about her relationship with Bull.
Aired 5 years ago - May 01, 2018
Bull’s team worries that they’re in over their heads when they take on the seemingly unwinnable case of Elliott Miles, a mute man facing the death penalty if he’s found guilty of murder and arson. Also, Bull is stunned to learn that his ex-wife is remarrying.
We, uh... we met at the airport
You are a free man.
What are you doing here?
BULL: Oh-ho-ho-ho! God.
I can... give you
a ride home, if you need.
Thank you for doing that.
focused and d-disciplined.
You sleep in your office.
wants to execute you...
this case as a capital crime.
Got pulled over for driving a stolen SUV,
Does he at least have an alibi?
Anything that can help us pinpoint
Well, I haven't always admired me.
It means that during voir dire,
Did what he wanted to do
with her and then,
so be it, but it's your fault
for choosing to work for a fool.
Okay. Well, how do we find these people?
we'd like to, uh, dismiss this juror.
The day my ex got remarried.
Well, I hope you said that you'd
discuss it with our client,
is that you're dragging
the rest of us into it.
- (CHUCKLES, SNIFFLES)
- Take your time.
his face is all over
the Internet and the papers.
And you're willing to
say that on the stand?
I mean, let's be honest.
He was running out of the front
of the house.
They wanted to see
if I recognized anyone.
and this was three days
before you identified him.
to determine how to evaluate the
strength of the identification.
Your description was pretty... general.
You've always been this rock,
I wanted to tell you.
work on a jobsite at 68-8 Peak Street,
Mr. Wilson, doesn't it stand to reason
(CHUCKLES): But... I get
the definite impression
But now I think...
Now, the interview was
less than three days
I'm sorry, did... did you
just say you have no idea?
Aired 5 years ago - Apr 17, 2018
A friend from Bull’s past enlists his services to help convince a jury that a domestic abuse survivor who shot her husband in his sleep is not guilty of murder because she feared for her life and the life of her unborn child.
DANNY: Oh, and that's...
Dr. Grint from the
Survivors' Justice Project?
Happy to do it, but the truth is,
It's one of those stories
I can pretty much
to raise money for cancer research.
You've given up on her already.
Fine by me.
with their first child, she shot
him in the back while he slept.
Life in prison or no jail time at all.
And I have a jury pool list
Well, I tried for a week to get
an appointment with your office,
They don't exist.
It's all about the questions.
when confronted with a
potentially dangerous situation,
Yes, it was...
While I didn't see any evidence
of physical abuse,
that the victim was afraid of his wife,
And isn't it true that
sometimes abusive partners
Nope. I left her three messages.
According to her, he wasn't violent,
Any other discouraging news
on the investigative front?
make her see the truth,
They're all correct, you know.
She's giving you very little
to work with.
I find that surprising.
He was your brother.
We'd try, but Brian's schedule
was so unpredictable.
What if I told you that Brian
fractured Kate's clavicle
Now, let's just talk about...
the long sleeves in the summer.
you never saw a propensity to violence?
and we have no one to tell it but you.
I think we have to take it.
Not only have I never
cheated on my husband,
became nine to three.
that no one can corroborate.
He was on the faculty board
in charge of my scholarship,
So, anyway, I didn't flip on the light,
tell her that if she ever went
to the police, he'd kill her.
This thing's gonna go one of two ways.
Aired 5 years ago - Apr 03, 2018
Bull helps Jim Grayson, a respectable family man who was arrested for changing his identity after being the unwitting getaway driver in a fatal robbery years ago. Bull hopes they can convince the jury that Jim has redeemed himself for his past misdeeds by living an upstanding life for years.
I'd be, uh, happy to, Your Honor.
after looking for this murderer
for 18 years?
George Brown drove the getaway vehicle.
Listen to his side of the story.
My older brother had a DUI,
Once they had his prints,
it was all over.
punish people who commit crimes,
This is a good man.
And a commitment
to the idea that no matter
I have had a string
of interesting relationships.
I guess I'd try to find a
similar position somewhere else.
Everything I've been through
has made me who I am today.
And the shock of all of it,
And when the baby came,
and she was a she,
It's gonna give you peace.
Both parents were killed
in a car accident
You're only making things worse.
That's not a lie he needed to tell me,
We found a gun under a mattress
And thank you.
that the pattern of his prints
Is that an accurate reflection
of your testimony, Detective?
and his wife Kristen
What do you want to know?
Well, if you didn't plan on using the gun
I came in there, waved the gun around,
He bought $10,000 worth of
electronics at a Best Buy
But I'm calling
it's not gonna take
much to turn them red.
So he's got to be concerned
that the cops are on their way.
There is no way he could have done it.
whoever sold the stolen
Social Security number to George
that the man sitting before you
here today is the same man
and eyewitness accounts
That Rick can testify to it,
but who's gonna believe him?
of an employee of the store,
Uh, but truthfully, within 90 seconds,
With that in mind,
we'd like to enter into evidence
between the witness and the victim.
I don't know. Maybe he's a smoker.
of this guy's life while he sits in jail
Aired 5 years ago - Mar 27, 2018
Bull helps a doctor who crossed state lines to purchase a marijuana-derived oil to treat her patients in Virginia, where the oil is illegal. But the case is complicated when Assistant U.S. Attorney Sylvia Banner has the DEA arrest her for possession with intent to distribute.
Aired 5 years ago - Mar 06, 2018
Bull seizes upon the opportunity to get a new trial for an old client when doubt is cast upon evidence that helped convict him of murder 14 years earlier. Also, Danny is reluctant to work with Cable’s replacement.
Aired 5 years ago - Feb 27, 2018
The DA hires Bull to help convict Hazel Diaz, an infamous drug dealer who murdered a police officer but has managed to avoid jail for years on an insanity defense by feigning schizophrenia.
Aired 5 years ago - Feb 06, 2018
Bull is brought on to help the FBI’s case against a hacker whom they believe breached air traffic control at LaGuardia Airport. But when Cable learns that the accused is her friend’s husband, she risks breaking the law—and defying Bull—to try and prove his innocence.
Aired 5 years ago - Jan 23, 2018
A widow hires Bull to help represent her when the police decide that she is the most likely suspect in orchestrating her wealthy husband’s death, making it look like a home invasion gone wrong.
Aired 5 years ago - Jan 09, 2018
Bull takes a psychologist friend, Dr. Donovan Benanti, as a client when the therapist is sued for malpractice following a patient’s deadly rampage. As Bull worries a trial loss could set new precedent regarding doctor-patient confidentiality, he aims to convince the jury that clinicians aren’t directly responsible for their patients’ actions.
Aired 5 years ago - Jan 02, 2018
Bull represents Jemma Whitbeck, a teenager arrested for robbing a jewelry store with an older man she disappeared with 18 months ago. To persuade the jury she is not guilty, Bull argues that Jemma was actually a victim of his abuse and manipulation and not his willing accomplice.
Aired 5 years ago - Dec 12, 2017
As Christmas approaches, Bull is amused when he meets a 9-year-old girl who wants to hire him to help her divorce her parents, but he’s shocked when a judge appoints him her temporary guardian. Also, Marissa discovers disturbing information about her boyfriend, Kyle.
Aired 6 years ago - Nov 21, 2017
As Thanksgiving approaches, Bull releases his team to enjoy the holiday with their families, only to find himself working a case solo when he agrees to help a boxer who is being tried for murder. Also, Chunk makes a major personal decision at his family’s Thanksgiving dinner, while Marissa’s dinner with Kyle is abruptly cancelled when he is mugged.
Aired 6 years ago - Nov 14, 2017
Bull agrees to help the parents of a former employee sue a drug company when their son commits suicide during a drug trial. However, the task is complicated when the company brings in their own trial scientist, Arti Cander.
(DISTANT SIREN WAILING)
♪ But let's talk about it ♪
Marissa, if I don't have a list
of the 75 potential jurors
Let me call Dep Pharmaceutical,
Our cofounder and CEO, Tessa Snyder,
Now, what can I do for you?
We have no interest in settling.
I knew Simon. We all did.
Tough job. No one likes candy.
I'll see you in court, Dr. Bull.
Shared experience does not equal empathy.
And hopefully, we'll shock 'em
into siding with us.
to make good on that purchase.
But then... I wish everything cost less.
Well, that was easy.
put someone as your emergency contact,
You mean Arti? How could she?
without letting the witness answer.
Did you know each other well?
I don't know. I...
because that's what my body wants to do.
JUDGE: Does the defense have any
questions for the witness?
It specifies 30 days.
the suicidal ideation
the two of you experienced?
My guess is, Manhattan Hill
Medical tipped them off.
(DOOR OPENS, FOOTSTEPS APPROACHING)
Benny the hero.
Well, this was a long time ago.
BENNY: That was, uh...
Okay. All right. So-so-so let's review.
Is that the sound of jurors
starting to move?
I wanted a fresh start, okay?
No problem, Your Honor.
for deaths and hospitalizations.
And by that I mean
we all know drug companies
And can you tell the jury
to ferret out the liars,
who are willing to put
untested drugs into their bodies
I love that sound.
and that had taken a toll
on his disposition.
Aired 6 years ago - Nov 07, 2017
Bull is asked to help a teachers union represent a woman who is being prosecuted by the DA for helping an impoverished student pass an important test, but who may be the scapegoat for a larger cheating scandal.
Aired 6 years ago - Oct 31, 2017
Bull travels to a small town on a personal mission to help his high school sweetheart, Allison, sue a local factory that she believes is making residents ill by contaminating the water.
called Warwick Furniture Manufacturing.
in the adult world
we were about to enter.
Well, maybe I'll run up
to Danville with you,
He worked for Warwick.
Get over here and give me a serious hug.
Everyone just stop. Now,
I know you're upset.
and I think
we should squeeze those bastards
Where I come from, that's
the ultimate party trick, lady.
Zack and I get
to meet with opposing council.
Mm, that's quite an image, Cable.
Listen, I know it's been a long time,
♪ Yeah, you know me ♪
that would bypass the polluted wells
You said that like you almost meant it.
Though, if I were to get
this case in front of a jury,
to hear from the plaintiffs
Now tell me about voir dire.
and pass buckets of water
from person to person.
We move to strike, Your Honor.
Do you have any questions
for this juror?
that would seem to make her
attractive to the defense.
but it's the most plausible
explanation I've heard.
You aware that he died of lung cancer?
and give them that opportunity.
I don't get my turn?
that I realized
something was very wrong.
and I somehow must have hit
my head on the floor.
a short recess.
with the fact that he
became your doctor after news
for an independent exam
And right now she thinks that Brian
but how about if you're sick
the next time you use it?"
Can Ally come out and play?
would you mind speaking your piece
And your husband...
You were born here.
so grateful to them,
that Warwick didn't put
the ice on the highway
And I know that the company
stopped doing it
This town is Warwick.
Aired 6 years ago - Oct 24, 2017
Bull navigates the unfamiliar rules of a Native American tribal court when his college roommate is accused of committing murder on his reservation. Also, Bull meets Marissa’s new boyfriend, Kyle.
The only reason I am here,
my dear, is to make you smile.
Looked in the wallet, realized he lived
Something I should know?
I think I just didn't
assign much importance to it,
That you publicly threatened
the murder victim
He liked to play the tough guy.
You guys have your own
courts, your own rules.
Ultimately, he got
banned from every casino
You know, in fact,
He was actually a pretty fantastic guy.
How do we get your friend out on bail?
In this court, it only takes
a majority to convict,
In Marstick. I'm aware of it.
That's Wera Harjo, Pat's widow.
Many years ago, I studied law in Albany.
Chief, this man is accused of murder.
There are no bail bondsmen
on the reservation.
Wow. I feel underdressed.
Great. Cable, Chunk, split those up.
that Mack is more likely
than not the murderer.
Hey, hey, hey, don't worry.
on that corner. Biggest project
in all of Queens.
Let's go find a fine restaurant,
drink some good wine,
cars stolen from the parking lot.
for those reports, so...
He's the guy with noisy parties
in the middle of the week.
after a onehour lunch break.
he owns the car wash, runs an auto shop.
I'm feeling drops, Mr. Colón.
The bullet that killed Pat was
a .3006 Springfield caliber,
the cops'll look for you
for a while, but then...
Easy to move, impossible to trace.
Kill a man, frame someone else,
we will commence closing arguments
at those incident reports and
starting to figure things out.
I let my anger get the best of me.
and make sure that he never
hurts anybody again.
not for some poker hands.
in the murder of Patwin Harjo.
Aired 6 years ago - Oct 17, 2017
Bull hires an eccentric attorney to represent him when a celebrity sues him after his advice regarding her custody case backfires.
While he was caring for her,
he dropped the boy off.
Where are you going?
See what you can work out.
So, when you hear it,
when someone shares it with you,
a sliver of what I'm feeling.
That video of you
cross-examining that Crip?
Wow. Just squint,
I just wish he looked more...
he's got three Ph.D.s,
He's a brilliant man,
he's a good human being,
mock juries tend
to be fairly unreliable.
because that's basically
what she's done.
"doctors make the worst patients"?
You want to win?
You can't force the
father to do anything.
on the Web and social media.
Think of, uh,
Can't help but notice you got...
what is that, a wrist brace?
Do you believe in fate?
Salaam. Excuse me. Hi.
Hey. How goes it?
So just follow up with him, in
case I lose cell service, yeah?
In fact, he hired you away
from Homeland Security.
Dr. Bull, that evening, after meeting
My firm isn't on trial here...
Defense, your witness.
It was really just...
We have a winner.
Bull, do you want to win?
Have you read studies?
your biological mother appeared,
But based on what Harrison
told me about the situation,
Five minutes. Standby for the all clear.
Has the jury arrived at a verdict?
Aired 6 years ago - Oct 10, 2017
The DA's office asks Bull to assist them in their prosecution of a fraternity when a pledge accidentally drowns during a hazing incident, but his efforts may be derailed when the students close ranks to stonewall him.
I hope you boys brought
something to read.
when he said those things.
A timeout? Wait a second.
This won't take long.
Well, that was a bad idea.
About where you are
and what you're doing.
I don't know what to tell you.
She posted this video, but she
doesn't leave a suicide note?
into a college fund for their son,
Benny, the law is there
to protect the people,
to rule for our client.
that it doesn't dovetail
with our client's.
Damn it, Benny! Come on!
After everything I just said?
They have all sorts
of online chat substrings
Too obvious. That's who the
other side will strike first.
Why would he... willingly
carry that burden with him
I loved Emily so much.
Did you give her the drugs?
Not while I'm running the show.
Maybe I just made it up.
what do you mean, murder weapon?
when he entered the hotel room.
I don't know that we're gonna
have a lot of luck today.
Perhaps even a cure found? Objection,
or altered that essence?
that you're aware of, is there?
What are you still doing here?
And now I am gonna do
to visit this girl who lived upstate.
That is, drugs that are used
by both people and animals?
weren't you, sir?
you didn't do anything about it
once it was gone,
See, I'm a... I'm a Catholic.
Maybe being 18?
'Cause if you can, I have to ask you,
Aired 6 years ago - Oct 03, 2017
Bull impulsively agrees to have Benny represent Adam Harris, a young man charged with murder for helping his terminally ill girlfriend end her life, a decision which clashes with Benny's religious beliefs.
Aired 6 years ago - Sep 26, 2017
When Bull joins the district attorney in a case against Kara Clayton, who claims she killed her billionaire husband in self-defense, tensions run high when he learns that his on-again, off-again romantic interest, Diana Lindsay, is defending the widow. Also, Chunk makes a decision about his future.