Prescription for Death

This new crime drama examines those who investigate the crimes (the "Law") and those who prosecute the criminals (the "Order"). When a young girl with bronchitis dies in the hospital during a hectic night shift, the girl's father -- an influential lawyer and hospital board member -- charges criminal neglience. Detective Greevey (George Dzundza) and Detective Logan (Chris Noth) are surprised to discover that the Chief of Medicine may be to blame for the girl's death. However, ADAs Robinette (Richard Brooks) and Stone (Michael Moriarity) have trouble convincing any of the other hospital staffers to testify against their boss. John Spencer (The West Wing), Paul Sparer and Ron Rifkin guest star.

Season 1 | Episode 1
Cast

Jerry Orbach

as Detective Lennie Briscoe

Angie Harmon

as Assistant District Attorney Abbie Carmichael

Sam Waterston

as Executive Assistant District Attorney Jack McCoy

S.Epatha Merkerson

as Lt. Van Buren

Jesse L. Martin

as Detective "Eddie" Edward Green

Benjamin Bratt

as Detective Reynaldo "Rey" Curtis

Dianne Wiest

as District Attorney Nora Lewin

Steven Hill

as District Attorney Adam Schiff