"Great Satan"
L&O, Episode 20.03
Production number: 20003
First aired: 9 October 2009
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Written By
Ed Zuckerman & Luke Schelhaas

Directed By
Michael Dinner


A musician's corpse turns up behind a trash can, along with a bag of money, kicking off an investigation that leads to Don Sorenson and what may be a kidnapping gone awry.


Main cast

Recurring cast

Guest cast



Background information and notes

  • This episode marks the first appearance of Rick Van Buren, the lieutenant's son, who was previously named in the episode "Mother's Day".

Episode scene cards

1 2 3

Apartment of
Don & Darlene Sorenson
239 Broadway Avenue
Tuesday, August 4

Westside Cancer Center
328 West 73rd Street
Tuesday, August 4

Apartment of
Sameer Ahmed
Brooklyn, New York
Thursday, August 6

4 5 6

Sheyna's Grits Grill
285 East 7th Street
Saturday, August 8

Rikers Island
Correctional Facility
Monday, August 10

Apartment of
Joe Darwish
Brooklyn, New York
Tuesday, August 11

7 8 9

Supreme Court
Motion Hearing
Thursday, August 13

Supreme Court
Trial Part 22
Wednesday, September 9

Supreme Court
Trial Part 22
Thursday, September 10

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