Detectives Briscoe and Curtis along with ADAs McCoy and Kincaid travel to Attica to witness the execution of a man they arrested and convicted. The execution has a deep effect on all of them. Claire Kincaid has always been against the death penalty and is now thinking of quitting the law altogether. McCoy goes to a neighborhood bar a reminisces about his father, not all of which involves pleasant memories. The happily married Curtis spends the afternoon with an attractive young woman. One of Lennie Briscoe's daughters picks the wrong time to try and have a heart to heart with her estranged father. Lennie falls off the wagon. For one of them, the night ends in tragedy. Written by
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One of Jennifer Garner
's first roles. She filmed the series during her first year in New York City, and at the time she was making ends meet by working as a babysitter. One of the people she babysat for was Stephen Colbert
, whom she met while they both had small roles on another show. See more
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Detective Lennie Briscoe
Never mess with a civil servant, my friend.
Referenced in Law & Order: Four Cops Shot
Written by Lou Reed
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