| Title||:||A Lei e o Crime|
| Original Title||:||A Lei e o Crime|
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| Country||:|| BR|
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| Genre||:|| Drama|
A Lei e o Crime is a Brazilian serial dramatic television series, created by MarcÃlio Moraes, produced and broadcast by Rede Record, which premiered on January 9, 2009. The series revolves around a low-class worker turned into drugdealer and a noble-blood woman turned into a police captain, who seeks for justice and revenge of her father's death.
It is directed by Alexandre Avancini and written by MarcÃlio Moraes, Joaquim Assis, RenÃ© Belmonte, Leonardo Gudel, Sylvia Palma, Eduardo Quental and Irene BosÃsio.
Since its premiere, A Lei e o Crime has achieved unexpectedly high audience ratings, with a 20-point average in SÃ£o Paulo, and constantly leading the ratings in Rio de Janeiro, taking off rival Rede Globo's usual number-one spot.