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|Production number: E1415|
First aired: 26 January 2001
| Teleplay By|
Dawn DeNoon & Lisa Marie Petersen
Lisa Marie Petersen & Gwendolyn M. Parker
Detectives Benson and Stabler suspect parental neglect may have led to the tragic death of the son of two famous singers.
The detectives investigate a case where musician Ricki Austin's son, Corbin was hit by a car on his 10th birthday. As the case grows further, Olivia develops a strong attachment with the younger daughter, Ashley who has a history of suspicious injuries. As Olivia attempts to investigate the cause of Ashley's injuries, Ricki files a restraining order against her, putting Olivia's job on the line.
- Christopher Meloni as Detective Elliot Stabler
- Mariska Hargitay as Detective Olivia Benson
- Richard Belzer as Detective John Munch
- Stephanie March as A.D.A. Alexandra Cabot
- Ice-T as Detective Odafin Tutuola
- Dann Florek as Captain Donald Cragen
- Tamara Tunie as M.E. Melinda Warner
- Leslie Ayvazian as Judge Susan Valdera
- Carolyn McCormick as Dr. Elizabeth Olivet
- Craig Wroe as Attorney James Woodrow
- Christine Andreas as Ricki Austin
- Michael Weaver as David Russo
- Babo Harrison as Connie
- Francesca Faridany as Sarah
- Hayden Panettiere as Ashley Austin Black
- Amy Bouril as Holly
- Teresa Yenque as Housekeeper
- Ryan Woodring as Dr. Mandolar
- Timur Kocak as Heavy Hitter #1
- Allen Fitzpatrick as Dr. Safford
- Bill Fairbairn as Heavy Hitter #3
- Ben Epps as Officer Grant
- Brian Cahill as Uniform Policeman
- Christopher Burns as Officer Hall
- James Weston as Edwards
- Fiddle Viracola as Mrs. Rogueford
- Carole Troll as Mrs. Laughlin
- Paul Tiesler as Corbin
- Peter Samuel as Headmaster Parsons
- Josh Prince as Heavy Hitter #2
- Michael Phelan as Seth
- LaTonya Borsay as Marianne Weston
"Who, Ashley? What happened? Is she okay?"
"No. She saw the new *NSYNC video and was sadly disappointed, as was I."
- - Olivia Benson and John Munch
"Leave us alone!"
"Ricki, your daughter needs help."
"Get away before I call the police!"
"Mrs. Austin, I AM the police!"
- - Ricki Austin and Olivia Benson
"There's nothing we can do. She's not abused. She's not neglected."
"She's not loved."
- - Elliot Stabler and Olivia Benson
Background information and notes
- Actress Hayden Panettiere, who played Ashley Austin Black in this episode, would return to Special Victims Unit in the season six episode "Hooked" as Angela Agnelli.
- This is actress Carolyn McCormick's last appearance as Dr. Elizabeth Olivet in episodes from Special Victims Unit. She continued to play the same character in Law & Order, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, and Law & Order: Trial by Jury.
Episode scene cards
Home of Ricki Austin
The Crestborne School
Manhattan Family Court
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