McCoy once had an affair with defense attorney Sally Bell when she worked in the prosecutor's office.
Anita Van Buren mentions that her husband works in a hardware store in this episode.
Jack McCoy: Kopinsky needed to be disbarred, not shot in the head.
(Looking through the murdered lawyer's files)
Lennie Briscoe: (sarcastically) I never realized the law was such an exciting profession.
Claire Kincaid: I get to work with you guys.
(Imitating a remark earlier made by Tappen.)
Jack McCoy: Heavens to Betsy, Claire, what a dreadful idea.
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Czech Republic: Podvodníci (Cheaters)
This episode appears to be "ripped from the headlines" of the cases of Charles Keating and Ivan Boesky.