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The Blue Wall

Season 1, Episode 22 - Air Date: 6/9/1991
Captain Cragen ends up in the cross-hairs of an internal investigation into evidence tampering, and the DA's office is forced to put him in a precarious situation to implicate the conspirators.
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Sonata For a Solo Organ

Season 1, Episode 21 - Air Date: 4/2/1991
Grevey and Logan discover that an apparent mugging victim found unconscious on a park bench has had his kidney removed.
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The Troubles

Season 1, Episode 20 - Air Date: 3/26/1991
A truck with three handcuffed federal prisoners arrives at the 27th precinct. FBI and NYPD officials discover that one of the prisoners has mysteriously been murdered.
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The Serpent's Tooth

Season 1, Episode 19 - Air Date: 3/19/1991
Two brothers appear to be the logical suspects in the murder of their wealthy parents.
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The Secret Sharers

Season 1, Episode 18 - Air Date: 3/12/1991
Stone faces a Texas cowboy lawyer and a hostile community as he tries to prosecute a young man accused of murdering a drug dealer.
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Mushrooms

Season 1, Episode 17 - Air Date: 2/26/1991
A twelve-year-boy is injured and his infant brother is killed by gunshots. The investigation reveals the children were the accidental victims of a hit ordered by a drug dealer against a real estate broker.
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The Torrents of Greed (Part 2)

Season 1, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/19/1991
Stone tries to salvage his prosecution of the Masucci family when Beigel faces bribery charges and seems willing to turn against his brother-in-law.
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The Torrents of Greed (Part 1)

Season 1, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/12/1991
An assault on a candy storeowner leads Stone and Robinette to build a case against a powerful mafia don.
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The Violence of Summer

Season 1, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/5/1991
Stone temporarily dismisses rape charges against three defendants because the victim is a journalist of questionable character whose testimony has too many flaws.
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A Death in the Family

Season 1, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/15/1991
A corrupt police officer is apparently shot to death by his young patrol partner on a rooftop in the dark.
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Life Choice

Season 1, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/8/1991
After Mary Donovan, an anti-abortion protester, is killed in an abortion center bombing, detectives search for all of her potential co-conspirators.
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Out of the Half-Light

Season 1, Episode 11 - Air Date: 12/11/1990
A teenaged African-American girl claims to have been raped by white police officers.
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Prisoner of Love

Season 1, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/4/1990
The apparent suicide of a controversial bisexual artist, who died while engaging in an apparent act of auto-erotic strangulation, leads Detectives Greevey and Logan into the city's bondage/S&M subculture.
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Indifference

Season 1, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/27/1990
Greevey and Logan discover that an abused child has a cocaine-addicted mother, who is also being abused by her drug-addicted psychiatrist husband.
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Poison Ivy

Season 1, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/20/1990
During a routine drug arrest, a veteran police officer, Fredo Parise, kills an African-American young man named Tommy Richardson, who may have been unarmed.
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By Hooker, by Crook

Season 1, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/13/1990
The discovery of an unconscious man named Diamond in a parked car leads Greevey and Logan to Diamond's previous activity and locale--with an escort named Jolene in a hotel room.
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Everybody's Favorite Bagman

Season 1, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/30/1990
After local councilman and former bagman Charles Halsey is mugged and his throat slashed, Logan and Greevey investigate the case and the two young black male suspects initially caught.
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Happily Ever After

Season 1, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/23/1990
A wounded woman whose husband was shot to death identifies her attacker from a police photo.
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Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die

Season 1, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/11/1990
Greevey and Logan investigate the death of a woman who was beaten severely in her Upper East Side apartment.
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The Reaper's Helper

Season 1, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/4/1990
Construction worker Bobby Holland is found shot to death in his apartment. Logan and Greevey investigate and soon learn that Holland was gay.
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Subterranean Homeboy Blues

Season 1, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/20/1990
A white woman shoots two black men in a crowded subway. The shooting at first appears to be self-defense, but further investigation shows that the motive may be revenge.
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Prescription for Death

Season 1, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/13/1990
Logan and Greevey question a doctor who made adjustments to a patient's chart after just before she dies.

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