A Presumption of Innocence is the 11th episode of Season 3 on FOX teen soap Beverly Hills, 90210.


Andrea tries to get to the bottom of a sexual assault accusation against Gil Meyers brought forth by Sue's mother. David and Donna join in on the investigation and find out about Sue's real emotional troubles. Meanwhile, Brandon reluctantly agrees to go out dancing with Nikki, despite not knowing how to dance. Also, Dylan develops a bad cough due to surfing in polluted water. 


Jason Priestley as Brandon Walsh
Shannen Doherty as Brenda Walsh
Jennie Garth as Kelly Taylor
Ian Ziering as Steve Sanders
Gabrielle Carteris as Andrea Zuckerman
Luke Perry as Dylan McKay
Brian Austin Green as David Silver
Tori Spelling as Donna Martin
Carol Potter as Cindy Walsh
James Eckhouse as Jim Walsh

Recurring cast

Joe E. Tata as Nat Bussichio
Denise Dowse as Mrs. Teasley
Dana Barron as Nikki Witt
Mark Kiely as Gil Meyers
Nicholle Tom as Sue Scanlon

Guest starring

Jenny O'Hara as Pam Scanlon
Courtney Barilla as Amy Scanlon
Cliff Bemis as Uncle Henry

Trivia Edit

  • Dylan celebrates his 18th birthday.
  • Brandon asks David to secretly teach him how to dance
  • Andrea and Brenda spend some time talking about Sue and Mr. Meyers
  • Gil reveals to Andrea that a previous student fell in love with him and she committed suicide
  • Steve agrees to be Kelly's non-date date to the club
  • Donna has been looking forward to voting all her life and is registered.

Music Edit

you really got me | THE KINKS
saving forever for you | SHANICE
mercy mercy me (the ecology) | MARVIN GAYE