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Helen is called in to question the son of a well-known police detective. Because she uses the father to get the son to confess to a murder, Bobby and Eugene try to have the confession ... See full summary »

Director:

Andy Wolk

Writers:

David E. Kelley (created by), Alfonso H. Moreno | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Dylan McDermott ... Bobby Donnell
Michael Badalucco ... Jimmy Berluti
LisaGay Hamilton ... Rebecca Washington
Steve Harris ... Eugene Young
Camryn Manheim ... Ellenor Frutt
Marla Sokoloff ... Lucy Hatcher
Kelli Williams ... Lindsay Dole
Lara Flynn Boyle ... A.D.A. Helen Gamble
Jason Kravits ... A.D.A. Richard Bay
Leo Fitzpatrick ... Darryl Hutchins
Ray Abruzzo ... Detective Michael McGuire
James Pickens Jr. ... Detective Mike McKrew
Drew Pillsbury ... Detective Frank Lopes
Nick Cornish ... Scott Lopes
Gates McFadden ... Judge Emily Harrison
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Storyline

Helen is called in to question the son of a well-known police detective. Because she uses the father to get the son to confess to a murder, Bobby and Eugene try to have the confession thrown out. Meanwhile, Ellenor represents a slightly intellectually disabled young man accused of murder, and suspects a surprise witness who suddenly comes to his defense might be lying. Written by aremid63

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Language:

English

Release Date:

13 February 2000 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

A.D.A. Helen Gamble: It was a courtesy. I've known Frank Lopes for 9 years.
Eugene Young: He's a friend?
A.D.A. Helen Gamble: Yes, he is.
Eugene Young: Known him to be an honest cop?
A.D.A. Helen Gamble: Very.
Eugene Young: Straight shooter?
A.D.A. Helen Gamble: He shoots straighter than his son, I guess.
Eugene Young: And if his son told him the truth, knowing Frank Lopes the way you do, what did you think he would do with the information?
A.D.A. Helen Gamble: I didn't think about it.
Eugene Young: You didn't think about it?
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