Drama: Seigi no Tenbin
Native Title: 正義の天秤
Also Known As: The Scales of Justice , Balance of Justice
Director: Ninomiya Takashi, Kataoka Keiji
Screenwriter: Tanaka Shinichi
Genres: Mystery, Law, Drama
Aired: Sep 25, 2021 – Oct 23, 2021
Aired On: Saturday
Original Network: NHK
Duration: 49 min.
Kazuya Minamino (Yudai Chiba), the criminal of the kidnapping and murder of a girl, asks Takano (Kazuya Kamenashi) for defense.
Minamino has pleaded guilty, and the issue is indefinite imprisonment or the death penalty.
The prosecutor in charge is Ichinose (Masato Hagiwara). During the investigation, it turns out that Minamino had been renamed to escape the abuse of his father.
During the trial, a genius lawyer, Takano, and the prosecution’s ace, Ichinose, make an argument to scatter the sparks. And when all the truth is revealed, Takano makes a big decision .