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Walter Bradley
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Name Walter Bradley
Affiliation New York Supreme Court
Division Criminal Term
Occupation Judge
Status Alive
Actor Peter McRobbie
First Appearance L&O: "Hubris"
Last Appearance SVU: "Twenty-Five Acts"

Walter Bradley is a judge based in Manhattan, New York City.

During a blackout, Bradley was swarmed with attorneys all asking for something. In the midst of this, he refused to sign a warrant Michael Cutter asked to find a kidnapped mother and daughter on the grounds that it was unconstitutional. (L&O: "Darkness")

He is a known participant of Judge Joseph P. Terhune's weekly poker games. (SVU: "Bound")

Cases tried[]

  • Denied the defense's motion for a change of venue on the grounds that the defendant's previous arrest and ensuing headlines have tainted the potential jury pool.
  • Granted the defense's motion to preclude any mention of Caroline Madison's disappearance during the trial.
  • Struck a statement from defense from the record and instructed the jury to disregard it after the defense accused police of planting evidence.
  • People vs. Anthony Biscotti and Frederic Libretti (L&O: "Nowhere Man")
  • Denied the defense's motion to dismiss all the charges.
  • Granted Buckley's motion to represent himself and change his plea from not guilty by reason of insanity to not guilty.
  • Denied Rodney Fallon's application to withdraw as defense counsel and ordered to stay on the case as Buckley's standby counsel.
  • Dismissed the prosecution's case against the defendant due to lack of evidence.