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|Production number: E0215|
First aired: 25 November 1998
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The murder of a corrections officer leads detectives to a women's prison where a guard was linked to an inmate Carmichael put away on drug charges and a confrontation with defense attorney Danielle Melnick.
- Jerry Orbach as Detective Lennie Briscoe
- Benjamin Bratt as Detective Rey Curtis
- S. Epatha Merkerson as Lieutenant Anita Van Buren
- Sam Waterston as Executive A.D.A. Jack McCoy
- Angie Harmon as A.D.A. Abbie Carmichael
- Steven Hill as D.A. Adam Schiff
- Tovah Feldshuh as Defense Attorney Danielle Melnick
- Bruce Katzman as Judge Allen Denham
- Lynette DuPree as Judge Joyce Randall
- Joseph Latimore as Ricky Crimmins
- James Colby as Corrections Officer Atwood
- Jacinto Taras Riddick as Luis Pacheco
- Peter Van Wagner as Pacheco's Attorney
- Opal Alladin as Trina Fleming
- Cara Buono as Alice Simonelli
- Karina Arroyave as Candy Pacheco
- James Georgiades as Defense Attorney Hal Pinsky
- Socorro Santiago as Alma Cabrera
- Henry Strozier as Deputy Tom North
- Victor Arnold as Mr. Nino Simonelli
- Rosemary Camas as Mrs. Carla Simonelli
- Bill Kux as Dr. Bryan Deane
- Chris Beetem as Mark Tyner
- Dion Graham as Smith
- Merle Louise as Amanda Bobbie
- Dwandra Nickole as Doris Clay
- Bobby Reed as Clerk
- Jessy Terrero as Shorty
- Chad Carstarphen as Kevin
- Antoine McLean as Zack
- Liam Craig as CSU Technician
- Rey Curtis: His PO doesn't even know where he is. They ought to put a collar on these guys!
- Jack McCoy: Alice Simonelli doesn't sound Hispanic.
- Abbie Carmichael: Bay Ridge Italian. She joined the Paganos in prison. It's an equal-opportunity street gang.
- Jack McCoy (noticing that Abbie is upset): Do you want to talk about it? Or not. Whatever makes you feel comfortable.
- Abbie Carmichael: I was a freshman. He was a third-year law student. We were on a date. I never told anybody. I blamed myself. But not anymore.
Background information and notes
- At the end of this episode, Abby reveals that when she was a freshman, she was raped by a third year law student.
- Goof: Bruce Katzman was credited as "Judge Allan Denham" when his name is given in Shadow as "Allen Denham" in both the credits and subtitles.
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