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The Wire: Season 1

1x01 The Target

  • 2002-06-03T01:00:00Z on HBO
  • 62 mins
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama, Crime

"... when it's not your turn." - McNultyDuring the trial of D'Angelo Barksdale, a mid-level dealer accused of murder, the prosecution's star witness recants her testimony, resulting in a not guilty verdict. After the trial, Detective James "Jimmy" McNulty is taken to task for his indiscretion. Meanwhile, D'Angelo is free to return to work, but he soon discovers that he's been demoted.