TV Series | TV-14 | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Follows a crime (usually a murder), usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points, the police investigation and the prosecution in court.
Jerry Orbach was a talented singer who performed on Broadway; however, his character Detective Lennie Briscoe expresses disdain for opera several times. Operas of which he speaks scornfully include DON GIOVANNI (Mozart), TRISTAN AND ISOLDE (Wagner),... ...
Det. Ed Green:
Look, we can sit here and argue politics all day long, but there's still gonna be a dead girl in the morgue.
Throughout the series members of the New York Supreme Court (which is a trial court) are referred to as "Judge" when in reality they are referred to as "Justice". Only members of the New York Court of Appeals (the state's highest court) are called "Judge".
Some (but not all) episodes show a disclaimer emphasizing the fictional nature of the story just prior to the closing credits. This is particularly important on those episodes that were inspired by well-known real-life legal cases.
The DVD release of the series will include footage not originally broadcast.
I'm Not Driving Anymore
Written and Performed by Rob Dougan
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