Murder, She Wrote/The Body Politic

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The Body Politic
Season 4, Episode 22
Airdate May 8, 1988
Production Number 63317
Written by Donald Ross
Directed by Anthony Shaw
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J.B. as in Jailbird
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The Body Politic is the twenty-second episode of the fourth season of Murder, She Wrote, and the eighty-eighth episode overall.

Starring: Angela Lansbury (Jessica Fletcher)

Guest Stars in Alphabetical Order: Eddie Albert (Jackson Lane), Peter Fox (Bud Johnson), Robert Fuller (Arthur Drelinger), George Grizzard (Edmund Hall), Shirley Jones (Kathleen Lane), Harrison Page (Lieutenant Gowens), Daphne Maxwell Reid (Nan Wynn), James Sloyan (C.W. Butterfield)

Also Starring: Marie Chambers (Cass)

Co-Starring: Robin Bach (Clerk), Scott Segall (Staffer), David Okarski (Policeman #2)

with Anthony S. Johnson (Reporter "A"), Ann Walker (Female Reporter), Robert Louis Cameron (Fingerprint Man), Neal Kaz (Policeman #1),


Plot Overview

Visiting her friend, a politician up for re-election, Jessica uncovers political intrigue behind the scenes, as well as murder when a campaign worker, with whom she was allegedly involved, falls to his death from a hotel window.


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The Show

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