Night Court: Season 4


# Air Date Title
1 Oct 02

The Next Voice You Hear...

Harry’s distracted from a courtroom full of ventriloquists and their dummies by the delivery of a letter from his mother, mailed fifteen years earlier.

2 Oct 09

Giving Thanks

Dan demands that Christine sleep with him after he saves her life with the Heimlich maneuver.

3 Oct 16

Author, Author

Bull tries his hand at writing a children’s story; however, the results are a trifle strong for the editors he submits it to.

4 Oct 30

Halloween II: The Return of Leon

Harry looks forward to seeing Leon again while Dan crawls for an invitation to his boss’ Halloween party.

5 Nov 06

Dan's Operation (1)

Dan refuses to admit his surgery has weakened him and he overexerts himself into a coma.

6 Nov 13

Dan's Operation (2)

Dan refuses to admit his surgery has weakened him and he overexerts himself into a coma.

7 Nov 20

The New Judge

Dan makes a friend out of the judge substituting until he realizes the man is trying to bribe him, and his friends talk him into wearing a wire to entrap the man.

8 Nov 27

Contempt of Courting

Harry returns and finds a lovely woman substituting on the bench for him, who likes him a lot and jails Christine for mouthing off about perceived mistreatment of a client.

9 Dec 04


Dan and Roz are trapped in an elevator with two hungry sumo wrestlers just convicted in Harry’s court.

10 Dec 11

Prince of a Guy

Harry tries to prevent the forced marriage of a Polynesian princess while her brother auctions off Christine.

11 Dec 18

New Year's Leave

Harry deals sympathetically with an escaped felon whose only wish is to spend New Year’s Eve in Times Square to celebrate his 42nd wedding anniversary.

12 Jan 08


Harry has to deal with a woman who confesses to him that she killed her husband that morning, a detective who can’t get used to working without his partner and a morose D…

13 Jan 15

Baby Talk

Mac goes on a drunken spree in a cowboy bar after Quon Le spends them into bankruptcy and then announces her pregnancy.

14 Jan 29

The Modest Proposal

Harry is depressed and unhappy when Christine announces that she plans to marry a nice, dull guy.

15 Feb 05

A Day in the Life

NBC programming chief Brandon Tartikoff posts bail for a Neilsen family as the gang rushes to adjudicate 200 cases in one session.

16 Feb 12


Harry asks Dan to care for his new dog, who saved his life from a fire, but the mutt bites Dan and raises a rabies scare that could cost him his life.

17 Feb 19

Christine's Friend

Harry’s really depressed when Christine’s old friend seems to prefer Dan as does his idol, Mel Torme.

18 Feb 26

Caught Red Handed

Harry helps Christine fight sexual harassment from her boss and Dan comes on to a woman who has taken a vow of celibacy.

19 Mar 18


Dan is served with a paternity suit and Bull runs for union rep against a very tough lady.

20 Mar 25

Here's to You, Mrs. Robinson

Quon Le plans to become a US citizen before her baby is born, but she and Mac are both rushed to the hospital with pains just as Harry begins the swearing-in ceremony.

21 Apr 29

Her Honor (1)

Dan thinks he will become a new judge, but Christine is awarded the position. However, Harry discovers that his name is not on the judge reappointment list. Meanwhile the Wheel…

22 May 06

Her Honor (2)

Upon learning that he will not be reappointed as a judge, Harry disappears to perform an outrageous stunt. But he doesn’t realize that Christine, who has taken over the n…

About Night Court

Judge Harold T. Stone presides over “Night Court”, a court which deals with petty crimes which can be dealt with in a dime-a-dozen manner. Invariably, the cases appearing before the court are bizarre, but that’s ok because Judge Stone is not your regular judge. He’s assisted by a motley crew of clerks and District Attorneys who often create as much chaos as the criminals they bring in for trial.