Boston Legal (2004–2008)
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The Chicken and the Leg 

Carl and Denny bet on the outcome of their cockfighting case, a teenager with AIDS sues her school for only teaching abstinence, and Jerry begins to have romantic feelings for his new colleague.

Director:

James R. Bagdonas (as James Bagdonas)

Writers:

David E. Kelley (created by), David E. Kelley | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
James Spader ... Alan Shore
John Larroquette ... Carl Sack
Christian Clemenson ... Jerry Espenson
Gary Anthony Williams ... Clarence Bell (credit only)
Tara Summers ... Katie Lloyd
Saffron Burrows ... Lorraine Weller
Candice Bergen ... Shirley Schmidt
William Shatner ... Denny Crane
Henry Gibson ... Judge Clark Brown
Currie Graham ... A.D.A. Frank Ginsberg
Mark L. Taylor ... Attorney Adam Jovanka
Kay Panabaker ... Abby Holt
John Beasley ... Detective Walter McKay
Clare Carey ... Deena Rice
Nora Dunn ... Attorney Cynthia Rhodes
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Storyline

Alan agrees to go after a local school district for only preaching abstinence as the only safe-sex alternative. Jerry agrees to go after a therapist after one of his clients commits suicide. Carl wagers with Denny on what seems to be an unbeatable case. Written by Moviedude1

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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In his closing argument regarding sexual intercourse, Alan Shore quotes Cole Porter's song "Let's Do It": "...birds do it, bees do it, even educated fleas do it". See more »

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Language:

English

Release Date:

9 October 2007 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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