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The Reporter is the twenty-second episode of the first season of Matlock.
Guest Stars (in alphabetical order): Sarah Abrell (Sally Duncan), David Carpenter (Dan Abrams), Chris Cote (Glenn Palmer), Michael Flanagan (Divorce Lawyer), David Froman (Lt. Bob Brooks), Robert Harper (Michael Palmer), Caryn Richman (Laurie Palmer), Robin Thomas (A.D.A. Burton Hawkins), Lee Wilkof (Dr. Randolph)
A seedy newspaper reporter enlists Matlock's help in clearing a young woman accused of killing her husband in a house fire.