|Law of the Land|
|Season 1, Episode 4|
|Air date||16 Jan 1993|
|Written by||Toni Perling|
|Directed by||James Keach|
Law of the Land is the fourth episode of Season 1 of Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman.
Jon & Matthew slaughter one of Miss Olive's cattle to feed Jon & his starving siblings after Matthew suggests the idea. Kid Cole gets caught up in the middle of all of it after he's hired as the town sheriff. The town is out to hang Jon, but thankfully Dr. Mike & Kid Cole manage to keep that from happening.
- Brian goes hunting with Sully & brings home a hurt deer which he names Byron.
- Kid Cole comes to town looking for a quiet place to settle down & tend to some rose bushes.