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Joe Fontana (Character)
from "Law & Order" (1990)

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Law & Order: :  -- The show follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points. The first half of the show concentrates on the investigation of the crime by the police, the second half follows the prosecution of the crime in court.
Law & Order: :  -- Franchise trailer

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  1. "Law & Order"
    ... aka "Law & Order Prime" - USA (informal title)
        - Invaders (2006) TV episode, Played by Dennis Farina
        - Hindsight (2006) TV episode, Played by Dennis Farina
        - Kingmaker (2006) TV episode, Played by Dennis Farina
        - Positive (2006) TV episode, Played by Dennis Farina
        - Thinking Makes It So (2006) TV episode, Played by Dennis Farina
          (41 more)
  2. "Law & Order: Trial by Jury"
        - Skeleton (2005) TV episode, Played by Dennis Farina

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From "Law & Order: Ghosts (#16.3)" (2005)
Jack McCoy: What the hell do you think you're doing, detective?
Detective Joe Fontana: Excuse me?
Jack McCoy: You promised Nick Zona a liquor license? And you didn't tell me about it?
Detective Joe Fontana: First of all, watch your tone. It's a little over the top for my liking. And as far as Nick Zona's concerned, I promised him nothing.
Jack McCoy: That's not what he thinks.
Detective Joe Fontana: I don't control what he thinks.
Jack McCoy: What did you tell him?
Detective Joe Fontana: I told him that if he told the truth, that I would help him out down the line. I also specifically said "I can't make promises."
Jack McCoy: You know I'm required to notify the defense with respect to any promises or inducements.
Detective Joe Fontana: Hey, if I say it's not a promise, how the hell is it a promise?
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