All rise, The Verdict With Judge Hatchett will hit the syndication courtroom in fall 2016. The Honorable Glenda Hatchett is presiding over the series, her follow-up to Sony TV’s long-running Judge Hatchett. Produced and distributed by Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, The Verdict will launch in the fall. “Byron’s creative vision and commitment to his high-quality television programs and cable networks is unparalleled in this industry,” Hatchett ruled, “and I am enthusiastic and highly confident that we will deliver another first-class television court series.”

Judge Hatchett aired in national syndication from 2000-09, scoring back-to-back Daytime Emmy noms for Outstanding Lega/Courtroom Program in 2008 and 2009. The Verdict marks Entertainment Studios’ sixth current court series.