The new and eighth season of The Court opens the session in the criminal court of Brussels. A man is prosecuted for intentional blows and injuries to his girlfriend. Since then, he has no visitation rights with his daughter. The man claims that it was self-defense.
For the justice of the peace in Antwerp seeks Of Wages to mediate in a case where a man his lease prematurely cancelled, but the deposit not returned. The landlord requires also carries a hefty cancellation fee.
And in the criminal court of Bruges is a young man prosecuted for the possession, sale and use of cannabis. Weymiens will decide whether he will have a second chance or not.
The Court shows this autumn, again in a unique way the work of the judiciary at the level of the citizen. The court cases unfold before the eyes of the viewers, who together with the judges, the accused and litigants to observe. In this new season, we see again a dozen magistrates on the work. In Antwerp, Brussels, Tongeren, Leuven and Bruges, but also across the language border. In Dinant judge magistrate Gilson about the future, and in La Cité Ardente punished magistrate Dessart o.a. excessive speed, drunkenness, and vluchtmisdrijf.
The Court, from August 20, every Monday to 20u35 on FOUR.