Law & Order Season 21 Episode 9: "The Great Pretender" Quotes
Don't let his looks fool you. Charles Ackman is nothing more than a drug trafficker. The only difference is the type of narcotic he sells. Oh, and the way he's treated by society. Heroin dealers get life. Oxy dealers get stock options.Price
Price: He's a drug trafficker, Jack. He's knowingly marketing and selling a highly addictive and lethal product. If he were a heroin dealer we wouldn't think twice.
McCoy: But he's not. He's a CEO of a publically traded company, and the highly addictive product he sells is legal. We're not the FDA, Nolan. It's not our job to evaluate drugs.
Price: But it's our job to prosecute a CEO who has been defrauding the public.
Lawyer: My client has an opioid addiction.
Judge: Let's cut to the chase. You're asking me to send him to rehab?
Lawyer: Yes, in-patient rehab so he can get treatment.
Maroun: He can detox in Rikers' like everyone else.
Wyatt: I loved Ella! Why would I kill her?
Bernard: Because you found out her name was Mary and she was broke.
Cosgrove: That bartender Dooley called and told you she was a fraud. She played you like a punk!
Wyatt: I'm not saying another word. I want a lawyer.
Cosgrove: Lawyer? You're gonna need a priest.
Dixon: So the photo was a fake.
Bernard: Yeah, it's Photoshop.
Dixon: So she was living a fake life.
Cosgrove: But her death was real.
Lawyer: She was the hardest working heiress I ever met.
Lawyer: She came from old money.