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Crown Court A Matter of Faith (1977) Part 1 of 3

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You may like to visit my blog at http://xklusivids.blogspot.sg/ for more Crown Court Stories! : A Matter of Faith (Date of 1st broadcast: 22 Feb 1977) : Faith healer Peter Croft is seeking damages for libel against Harry McDonald. In a radio interview McDonald described Croft as a fraud who exploited patients. McDonald's wife had consulted Croft after being paralyzed - it seemed permanently - following a riding accident. The defendant says that Croft promised a miracle cure but it was soon evident this would not occur and a deeply depressed Mrs. McDonald then killed herself with an overdose of pills. McDonald and his defence team argue that Croft - whose main work is as an antiques dealer - has no training or ability ... Cast Episode credited cast: John Barron ... The Hon Mr Justice Mitchenor Diana Davies ... Radio Interveiwer Christopher Douglas ... Jack Markman Barabara Dowling ... Court Usher Tony Emerson ... Disc Jockey Oliver Ford Davies ... Peter Croft (as Oliver Ford-Davies) Derek Hockridge ... Court Associate James Laurenson ... Harry McDonald Mary Millar ... Angela Dunwoody QC Pauline Munro ... Marion Schofield James Tomlinson ... Jury Foreman Peter Wheeler ... Court Reporter Richard Wilson ... Jeremy Parsons QC See full cast »