|Losing Your Appeal|
|Episode No.||Season 2, Episode 4, # 12|
|Directed by||Keith Samples|
|Written by||Tom Fontana|
|Original Air Date||August 3, 1998|
The Aryan Brotherhood comes back in full force and makes one of the inmates take responsibility for a murder the Brotherhood committed. At Hill's hearing, the judge decides there was no misjustice in his conviction. McManus decides to make one of his students, Poet, famous. After O'Reily has surgery, he starts developing feelings for Dr. Nathan. Schibetta decides to get revenge on Adebisi by hiring Alvarez, while Adebisi tries to make a deal with Alvarez, who declines. Beecher gets a new cellmate, Chris Keller, who is actually working with Schillinger.
After Ritchie accidently kills Freakie, he tries to get a lesser charge by ratting out Schillinger for Vogel's murder. A corrupt guard working for the Aryan Brotherhood makes Ritchie take responsibility this murder that the Brotherhood committed, or be killed by the Brotherhood.
Glynn refuses to give Said extra phone or fax time to work for Hill. At Hill's hearing, Said has not anticipated the opposing counsel's arguments and is not prepared to rebutt them - the judge decides there was no misjustice in Hill's conviction.
McManus asks Said to present to poems of Poet to his publisher. Poet uses his proceeds to pay his drug tab to Adebisi. The media begin to call for parole for Poet.
After O'Reily has surgery, he starts developing feelings for Dr. Nathan. He tries to convince her to kiss him.
The Mole tells Bob he is still planning on digging his way out of prison. Bob says he used to be an architect and wants to help.
Sister Peter Marie visits William again - "Sick, Broom, Amore" , plus "Street".
Schibetta decides to get revenge on Adebisi by hiring Alvarez, while Adebisi tries to make a deal with Alvarez to kill Shibetta. Alvarez declines both offers and hopes to watch them take each other out.
Beecher gets a new cellmate, Chris Keller, who is actually working with Schillinger. The judge from Beecher's trial admits that she was not fair in his case.
- Freakie- COD: Accidental fall
Crime Flashbacks Edit
Richard "Ritchie" Hanlon - Possesion and distribution of a controlled substance
Chris Keller - felony murder, 2 counts attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon, robbery, DWI, reckless driving
Shirley Bellinger - murdering her daughter