L&O, Episode 11.09
Production number: E1311
First aired: 10 January 2001
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McCoy Hubris
Written By
Kathy McCormick & Wendy Battles

Directed By
Constantine Makris


An assistant manager at a jewelers discovers four bodies at the store; later, the accused murderer insists on representing himself at the trial.


Main cast

Recurring cast

Guest cast



Mr. McCoy, I'm afraid I'll need a lot more than that to remove a juror mid-trial. People's request demand. Mr. Morriston, this courtroom is not a singles bar. You will conduct yourself with the proper decorum.

–Judge Bradley

Background information and notes

  • This episode appears to be ripped from the headlines of the Gillian Guess case in Canada. Gillian Guess at Wikipedia

Episode scene cards

1 2 3

Apartment of
Gail Churchill
36 East 78th Street
Friday, November 12

Apartment of
Gail Churchill
36 East 78th Street
Monday, November 22

Vreeland Realty
220 Central Park West
Wednesday, November 24

4 5 6

Supreme Court
Trial Part 28
Tuesday, January 4

Supreme Court
Trial Part 28
Friday, January 7

Supreme Court
Trial Part 28
Wednesday, January 12

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