Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program

The Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program is a category of the Daytime Emmy Awards dedicated to the court show genre. It was first introduced in 2008. Previously, court shows were grouped miscellaneously in the talk show category.

Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program
Awarded forOutstanding Legal/Courtroom Program
CountryUnited States
Presented byAcademy of Television Arts & Sciences
Currently held byThe People's Court
(2020)
Websiteemmyonline.org

In its first season, Cristina's Court became the first winner in this category in 2008. Last Shot with Judge Gunn won the award in 2012, only one season into its run. Last Shot is the first nontraditional courtroom series to receive the award. In 2013, Judge Judy won the award for the first time, making the show the first long-running, highly rated court show to win an Emmy.

2000sEdit

Year Program Network Ref
2008
(35th)
Cristina's Court
FOX, Syndicated
[1]
Judge David Young
Syndicated
Judge Hatchett
Syndicated
Judge Judy
Syndicated
The People's Court
Syndicated
2009
(36th)
Cristina's Court
FOX, Syndicated
[2][3]
Family Court with Judge Penny
Syndicated
Judge Hatchett
Syndicated
Judge Judy
Syndicated
The People's Court
Syndicated

2010sEdit

Year Program Network Ref
2010
(37th)
Cristina's Court
Syndicated
[4]
Caso Cerrado
Telemundo
Judge Judy
Syndicated
Judge Jeanine Pirro
Syndicated
The People's Court
Syndicated
2011
(38th)
Judge Pirro
Syndicated
[5]
Divorce Court
Syndicated
Judge Judy
Syndicated
The People's Court
Syndicated
Swift Justice with Nancy Grace
Syndicated
2012
(39th)
Last Shot with Judge Gunn
Syndicated
[6]
America's Court with Judge Ross
Syndicated
Judge Joe Brown
Syndicated
We the People With Gloria Allred
Syndicated
2013
(40th)
Judge Judy
Syndicated
[7]
Last Shot with Judge Gunn
Syndicated
The People's Court
Syndicated
2014
(41st)
The People's Court
Syndicated
[8]
Divorce Court
Syndicated
Judge Judy
Syndicated
Justice for All with Judge Cristina Perez
Syndicated
2015
(42nd)
The People's Court
Syndicated
[9]
Divorce Court
Syndicated
Judge Judy
Syndicated
The People's Court
Syndicated
2016
(43rd)
Judge Judy
Syndicated
[10]
Divorce Court
Syndicated
Hot Bench
Syndicated
Paternity Court
Syndicated
The People's Court
Syndicated
2017
(44th)
Judge Judy
Syndicated
[11]
Lauren Lake's Paternity Court
Syndicated
The People's Court
Syndicated
Hot Bench
Syndicated
Judge Mathis
Syndicated
2018
(45th)
Judge Mathis
Syndicated
[12]
Divorce Court
Syndicated
Couples Court With The Cutlers
Syndicated
The People's Court
Syndicated
Judge Judy
Syndicated
Justice With Judge Mablean
Syndicated
2019
(46th)
Lauren Lake's Paternity Court
Syndicated
[13]
Judge Mathis
Syndicated
Couples Court With The Cutlers
Syndicated
The People's Court
Syndicated
Judge Judy
Syndicated

Multiple winsEdit

3 wins

Multiple nominationsEdit

9 nominations

3 nominations

2 nominations

ReferencesEdit

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  5. ^ "Daytime Emmys 2011: Full list of nominees". OnTheRedCarpet. KABC-TV. May 11, 2011. Archived from the original on August 19, 2012. Retrieved December 31, 2012.
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  7. ^ "Daytime Emmy Award - 2013 nominations". May 1, 2013. Archived from the original on May 3, 2013. Retrieved May 1, 2013.
  8. ^ "The 41st Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Award Winners" (PDF). emmyonline.org and National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. June 16, 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on August 6, 2016. Retrieved June 17, 2013.
  9. ^ "The 42nd Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Award Winners" (PDF). emmyonline.org and National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. April 24, 2015. Retrieved April 24, 2015.
  10. ^ "The 43rd Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Award Winners" (PDF). emmyonline.org. April 29, 2015. Retrieved April 29, 2015.
  11. ^ "The 44th Annual Daytime Emmy Award Nominations" (PDF). New York City: emmyonline.org and National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. March 22, 2017. Retrieved March 22, 2017.