"The Trouble is Not in Your Set"
Season 6, Episode 14
#115 in Series (193 episodes)
Series: Night Court
Network/Country: NBC-TV / United States
Air date February 1, 1989
Production code 186474
Written by Mike Imfeld
Directed by: Jeff Melman
Guest stars: Marion Rossbr>Larry Anderson
Christopher Cass
Jed Mills
Melba Englander
Clara York
IMDB The Trouble is Not in Your Set
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The Trouble is Not in Your Set was the 14th episode of Season 6 of Night Court, also the 115th overall episode in the series. Directed by Jeff Melman and written by Mike Imfeld, the episode, which aired on NBC-TV, first aired on February 1, 1989. 

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A woman (Marion Ross) who can't tell where her life begins and television ends interrupts the proceedings brandishing a grenade and demanding that her husband be released from prison and given a pardon.

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While a cable show is filming the proceedings in the courtroom, a sweet old lady appears in court with a hand grenade, asking for the staff's help in freeing her husband from prison. When they realize that her "husband" is a character on a soap opera, they are not sure how to deal with her.

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