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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Series Summary
The detectives that are part of the NYPD's Special Victims Unit investigate crimes of sexual nature. While the focus of the other shows in the ``Law & Order'' franchise largely deal with murder cases, the SVU detectives frequently deal with crimes, such as rapes, in which the victim survives and assists authorities in the investigation. The series features a cast of veteran actors, including Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, Dann Florek and, after the first season, rapper Ice-T. Occasional crossover episodes feature detectives from other series in the ``Law & Order'' franchise.

Air Dates: 1999 - Present

Genres: Crime drama

Network: NBC

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  • Season 2, Ep. 1 : Wrong Is Right Oct 20, 2000

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    Stabler's daughter bears witness to a horrific crime scene; the internal investigation into the psyches of the SVU detectives yields interesting results.

  • Season 2, Ep. 2 : Honor Oct 27, 2000

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    The vicious assault of an Afghan diplomat's daughter uncovers clues that may suggest ancient traditions justify "honor killings" when a child goes against time-honored values.

  • Season 2, Ep. 3 : Closure, Part II Nov 3, 2000

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    A sexual assault victim (guest star Tracy Pollan) helps detectives investigate the activities of a rape suspect (guest star Neil Maffin).

  • Season 2, Ep. 4 : Legacy Nov 10, 2000

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    An abused 7-year-old girl lies comatose while Benson and Stabler try to figure out which member of her dysfunctional family is responsible for her state.

  • Season 2, Ep. 5 : Baby Killer Nov 17, 2000

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    The shooting death of a school student by a 7-year-old classmate leads to new information on an unsolved slaying.

  • Season 2, Ep. 6 : Noncompliance Nov 24, 2000

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    The question of patients' rights surfaces when a mentally ill man electing not to take his medication is a suspect in the stabbing death of psychiatric doctoral student.

  • Season 2, Ep. 7 : Asunder Dec 1, 2000

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    The truth behind the alleged rape of a woman by her police officer husband comes to light when a history of domestic abuse is uncovered.

  • Season 2, Ep. 8 : Taken Dec 15, 2000

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    The detectives probe the backgrounds of the family of a 17-year-old girl who was raped during a hotel-opening gala.

  • Season 2, Ep. 9 : Pixies Jan 12, 2001

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    When a young gymnast is found murdered, Detectives Benson and Stabler investigate both her demanding coach and a wealthy benefactor.

  • Season 2, Ep. 10 : Consent Jan 19, 2001

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    An investigation into an alleged date-rape involving GHB on a college campus is discouraged by members of the administration and students at the school.

  • Season 2, Ep. 11 : Abuse Jan 26, 2001

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    The detectives investigate the celebrity parents of a boy who killed himself by running into oncoming traffic.

  • Season 2, Ep. 12 : Secrets Feb 2, 2001

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    A case involving the rape and murder of a teacher hits a snag after the woman's illicit sexual history is exposed.

  • Season 2, Ep. 13 : Victims Feb 9, 2001

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    A cop-turned-activist (Eric Roberts) becomes a suspect in the killings of several rapists who were recently paroled.

  • Season 2, Ep. 14 : Paranoia Feb 16, 2001

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    The rape of a veteran police officer is first linked to her ex-husband's gambling debts, and then to her fellow officers.

  • Season 2, Ep. 15 : Countdown Feb 23, 2001

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    When a 7-year-old girl escapes from her rapist, detectives Benson and Stabler begin an intensive search for the predator.

  • Season 2, Ep. 16 : Runaway Mar 2, 2001

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    Benson and Stabler take over the search for a runaway girl and are led to an underground rave culture that caters to wayward teens.

  • Season 2, Ep. 17 : Folly Mar 23, 2001

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    The beating of a young man uncovers a dangerous male escort service where the boss may have reasons for sending her staff on potentially deadly dates.

  • Season 2, Ep. 18 : Manhunt Apr 20, 2001

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    The details of a kidnapping are similar to a series of rapes and murders that may link the crime to a serial killer.

  • Season 2, Ep. 19 : Parasites Apr 27, 2001

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    When the detectives investigate the death of a Romanian immigrant, suspicions surface that she is alive and masquerading as her twin.

  • Season 2, Ep. 20 : Pique May 4, 2001

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    The murder of a software company employee leads Benson and Stabler to a fired co-worker who may have a horrifying motive for the slaying.

  • Season 2, Ep. 21 : Scourge May 11, 2001

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    The team searches for a serial killer who justifies his crimes with paranoid religious motivation. Richard Thomas and Karen Allen guest star.

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