"Best Defense"
CI, Episode 2.04
Production number: E3201
First aired: 20 October 2002
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Eames Goren Best Defense
Teleplay By
Elizabeth M. Cosin

Story By
René Balcer & Elizabeth M. Cosin

Directed By
Gloria Muzio

Detectives Goren and Eames investigate the case of an ADA who is in danger because there might be a contract out on his life.




Main cast

Guest cast




"You're really good at keeping secrets. Me, I just run off at the mouth."

- Robert Goren

"The guy's a prosecutor. He knows losing a case is part of the game."
"There's losing and there's losing to your wife."
"And then there's getting your balls handed to you on a platter."

- James Deakins, Alexandra Eames and Robert Goren

"He'll get over it ... just like Peter Bonham."

- Alexandra Eames

"Gary Burke is dead."
"How do you know that?"
"PNN. Prison News Network."
"That's the same place we get our news from."

- Martinez, Alexandra Eames and Robert Goren

Background information and notes

Background information and notes

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