Creator of 'Law & Order' Dick Wolf It's the longest running drama on network television. After more than 300 shows, and 13 years, the "ripped from the headlines" half cop/half law show is still going strong. It's also inspired Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Law & Order: Criminal Intent. The latest spin off is Law & Order: Trial by Jury.
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Creator of 'Law & Order' Dick Wolf

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Creator of 'Law & Order' Dick Wolf

Creator of 'Law & Order' Dick Wolf

Creator of 'Law & Order' Dick Wolf

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It's the longest running drama on network television. After more than 300 shows, and 13 years, the "ripped from the headlines" half cop/half law show is still going strong. It's also inspired Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Law & Order: Criminal Intent. The latest spin off is Law & Order: Trial by Jury.