TV Series | TV-14 | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The series showed the workings of the judicial system, beginning with the arraignment, and continuing through the lawyers process of building a case, investigating leads, and preparing witnesses and defendants for trial.
In Jerry Orbach's last episode, he was so sick, he was barely able to speak. In one scene they pulled back and added his voice later. In another scene, they changed it so he "had" to whisper, since his voice couldn't get any louder.
Detective Chris Ravell:
Branch fired him?
ADA Tracey Kibre: Nope, he resigned.
Detective Chris Ravell: Smart, this way he gets to collect his full pension.
ADA Tracey Kibre: I don't think that entered into it.
Detective Chris Ravell: You give people too much credit.
ADA Tracey Kibre: You don't give people enough.
Detective Chris Ravell: Big risk, calling him to the stand.
ADA Tracey Kibre: I had no choice.
Detective Chris Ravell: Why not...