The Trial: A Murder in the Family

  • Episode 1

    As the trial begins, police officers and witnesses are called to give evidence and - as defendant Simon and the jury look on - a picture is painted of the day when Simon's ex-wife Carla was killed

  • Episode 2

    The jury learn details of Carla and Simon's personal histories and questionable past behaviour as the defence and prosecution teams rigorously cross-examine their friends, colleagues and family

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    Episode 3

    As the end of the trial approaches, Carla's boyfriend at the time of her death, Lewis, takes the stand, and he has a few secrets of his own. And will Simon's defence team advise him to take the stand?

    Strong languageThis episode is subtitled47 mins
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    Episode 4

    This episode provides a privileged insight into a jury's decision-making process as they begin their deliberations, after the real-life QCs and judge make their closing speeches and summing-up address

    Strong languageThis episode is subtitled48 mins
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    Episode 5

    The jury delivers its verdict. But is it right? The last tragic moments of Carla's life - and the truth - are finally revealed.

    Strong language and scenes of violenceThis episode is subtitled48 mins