You knew this was coming, “Law and Order’s” ripped-from-the-headlines take on the Eliot Spitzer scandal. The March 21 season finale is about a New York governor (played by Tom Everett Scott) and a prostitution ring, but Sam Waterson, who plays District Attorney Jack McCoy, a key character in the plot, says the episode has its own twist.

It goes in all different directions,” Waterson told the Associated Press. “`Law & Order’ raises questions about what’s fair, what’s right, what’s justice, that aren’t necessarily raised by the original story or … can’t be gone into in just a news story.