L&O, Episode 14.08
Production number: E4303
First aired: 19 November 2003
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Hugo Bright
Written By
Craig Turk

Directed By
Ed Sherin


The shooting of a controversial reporter whose story resulted in the deaths of soldiers in Iraq leads to the arrest of another soldier.


Main cast

Recurring cast

Guest cast


Dixon Hawes; William Short; Thomas McCann; 81st; Rammstein; Tikrit; Sixth Amendment; Iraq



Background information and notes

  • Based on the 2003 Geraldo Rivera controversy. Fox News reporter Rivera was embedded with US troops in Iraq, and during a live broadcast sketched in the sand the plans for a planned military operation.

Episode scene cards

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CJC Broadcasting
2500 Fifth Avenue
Wednesday, September 18

Law Office of
Barry Boyd
406 Eighth Avenue
Wednesday, September 18

Apartment of
Betty Meacham
370 West 19th Street
Thursday, September 19

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Ballistics Laboratory
One Police Plaza
Tuesday, October 1

Supreme Court
Motion Hearing
Monday, October 14

Office of
Assistant U.S. Attorney
Monday, October 14

Supreme Court
Trial Part 69
Friday, November 15

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