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"Anchors Away"
L&O, Episode 19.17
Production number: 190--
First aired: 25 March 2009
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Written By
Ed Zuckerman & Matthew McGough

Directed By
Alex Chapple

Plot Edit

A murdered television news reporter was investigating allegations that a billionaire Wall Street investment adviser was a fraud, but figuring out who killed her proves to be difficult

Cast Edit

Main cast Edit

Recurring cast Edit

Guest cast Edit

References Edit

Vincent Decker; Arnold Coleman; Hannah Daley; Channel 8; 13 March; Rikers Island

Quotes Edit

"35 years ago, I won an Overseas Press Club Award for my coverage of the fall of Saigon. Now, I make happy talk with morons in low-cut dresses. My career has been dead for a long time, I just – I just haven't had the decency to bury it."
Joe Delaney
Steve Matson: (grinning) I confess.
Cyrus Lupo: To murdering Dawn Prescott?
Steve Matson: No no, to fraud. Really big fraud.

(on Dawn Prescott)

Sharon Lee: You had a drink with that woman?!
Al Lee: At a press conference.
Sharon Lee: What's drinking have to do with a press conference
Al Lee: A liquor company press conference.

Michael Cutter: What do you think? Catholic Children's Charitable Trust might have popped Decker and Prescott?
Connie Rubirosa: American Poetry Foundation. That's a cutthroat bunch.

Background information and notes Edit

The episode is based on the Larry Mendte case. Mendte is a Philadelphia news anchor who was charged with accessing co-anchor Alycia Lane's e-mails without her consent.

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