night court

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night court

n.
A criminal court holding sessions at night for routine disposition of charges and granting of bail.
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Noun1.night court - a criminal court (in large cities) that sits at night
criminal court - a court having jurisdiction over criminal cases
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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He is joined by Dan Fielding (John Larroquette), the prosecuting attorney with an amazing conviction record and a sex life to match; Bull Shannon (Richard Moll), the 6' 8", bald bailiff whose bark was worse than his bite, but not by much, Mac Robinson (Charles Robinson), the sensible court clerk and Selma Hacker (Selma Diamond), the short, elderly, raspy-voiced bailiff with a dry sense of humor.
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Stone, Richard Moll as bailiff "Bull" Shannon, Selma Diamond as fellow bailiff Selma Hacker, and John Larroquette as the unscrupulous and sexually-charged District Attorney Dan Fielding.