CBS’ All Rise Will Produce TV’s First Scripted Coronavirus-Themed Episode

Footage will be shot in each of the series regular's homes

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In this groundbreaking episode of All Rise, Judge Benner permits Lola to preside over a virtual trial that involves a dispute between siblings and a stolen car. Monty Brinton/CBS

Shot extensively using FaceTime, WebE, Zoom and other social media platforms, the first scripted coronavirus-themed episode of television will be a one-hour sign of the times devoted to the pandemic’s real-life impact on the criminal justice system.

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