6x20 Il Tavolo Bianco
First Aired: May. 04, 2014 on CBS
Summary: Jane’s freedom is at stake when a grand jury is empanelled to decide if he should be tried for the murder of Red John. Meanwhile, Lisbon tries to find out how Jane feels about the possibility of her leaving Austin with Agent Pike, and Cho and Abbott follow new leads in the human smuggling…
Patrick Jane: Objection. You said murder. Thomas McAllister may have shot and strangled himself.
Agent Marcus Pike: Well, various things, but basically it's a love story about a woman who has to choose between two men. [pause] There's also a baseball game on.
Teresa Lisbon: That sounds better.
Agent Marcus Pike: Yeah, let's do that.
Patrick Jane: What do you consider relevant?
Jason Wylie: Any object that can yield trace evidence of the shooter. If we I. D. the triggerman, we can cut a deal with him to finger Acardo.
Patrick Jane: Yeah, uh, trace evidence, that's the fibers and the hairs and the gooey stuff, yeah?
Jason Wylie: That's an oversimplification, but, yes. In the last year alone, there are 17 new methods for extracting DNA evidence from...
Patrick Jane: Yeah, we know that there's a lot of ways to find out what we need, right, Wylie? Hmm?
Jason Wylie: Yeah.
Patrick Jane: So, uh, there's the federal way, with the trace evidence, and then there's a more interesting way. Let's go with the more interesting way.
- Goof (continuity error): When Fisher arrives to talk to the victim's mother, the headlights on her SUV are off. After she is seen walking up to the door, the headlights are on.
- The title "il tavolo Bianco" In Italian translates to "The White Desk" in English.