The long-running hit 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.
Season 5, Episode 21 Purple Heart

Also starring: Jerry Orbach, Chris Noth, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston, and Jill Hennessy

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