Fine Young Cannibal
Episode 4 of 24 within Season Three. Item 48 of 102 overall.
Production number 3AJQ03.
Susan Dickes - Writer
David E. Kelley - Writer
Bob Yannetti - Director
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Fine Young Cannibal Alan Shores attraction to Shirley Schmidt increases as the two of them handle the case of a homeless man accused of cannibalism.

Meanwhile, Denny Crane finds himself drawn to the feisty, small-statured Bethany while he helps her try a case against an HMO; and Jeffrey Coho continues his defense of accused murderer Scott Little in the most high profile murder case Boston has seen in years.

original airdate--October 10,2006     rating--10.59 million


music--Theme Song--"Thowdown" by Danny Lux



  1. The Marcia Hooper Murder Trial (Part 3)
  2. The Cannibal Case
  3. Bethany Sues an HMO for Outsourcing


Goof--When Shirley walks through the door you can see over Alan's shoulder that he's reading the comics in the daily paper. As they are talk the paper changes to the business section.

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