Courtroom drama

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A courtroom drama (or "legal drama") is a drama show in which the primary focus is on criminal and civil trials, or the protagonists are lawyers, prosecutors, judges, or paralegals. The majority of courtroom dramas are primarily set in courtrooms or legal firms. Notable courtroom dramas throughout TV history include Perry Mason, Matlock, L.A. Law, Law & Order, The Practice and Boston Legal.