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|Production number: 68021|
First aired: 17 March 1993
| Written By|
Michael S. Chernuchin & Sibyl Gardner
The murder of a scientist leads to an investigation involving animal-rights activists.
- Jerry Orbach as Detective Lennie Briscoe
- Chris Noth as Detective Mike Logan
- Dann Florek as Captain Donald Cragen
- Michael Moriarty as Executive A.D.A. Benjamin Stone
- Richard Brooks as A.D.A. Paul Robinette
- Steven Hill as D.A. Adam Schiff
- Carolyn McCormick as Dr. Elizabeth Olivet
- Frances Fisher as Susan Boyd
- John Cunningham as Donald Walsh
- Lawrence Pressman as Professor Wesley Burke
- Charles Brown as Riggs
- Allan Arbus as Dominick Keith
- Peter Maloney as Lab Technician
- David Schechter as Dirk Chesney
- Mary Joy as Linda Briskin
- Edmund Genest as Judge Feldman
- William Andrews as Frank MacCrae
- Martina Deignan as Sonja Hughes
- Robert Trumbull as Dean Jerome Parks
- Frank Biancamano as Larry Norbish
- Peter Birkenhead as Pelkie
- Anthony DeRiso as Peters
- Nick Smith as Ferguson
- Carol Vernon as Jury Forewoman
- Animal Rights Crusade
- Beijing, China
- Boston, Massachusetts
- Charles Mason
- New Jersey
- Operation Desert Storm
- Axl Rose
- Joseph Stalin
- Fay Walsh (victim)
- Oscar Wilde
- Lennie Briscoe: They've got 2,000 members in Manhattan alone. I didn't know we had that many animals.
- Mike Logan: You oughta ride the subways.
- "What's the difference between a Stalin purge and a Walsh midterm? Stalin tried to re-educate you before he killed you."
- – Susan Boyd
- "She may act and look normal, but talk to her about the affair and you'll probably learn that she's getting coded messages from the pattern of his ties. Things as unrelated as his expense report, a song on the radio."
- – Dr. Elizabeth Olivet describes Susan Boyd's mental state
- "Smart and crazy. That's a hell of a pair."
- – Lennie Briscoe at Susan Boyd's home.
- Benjamin Stone: She uses an out-of-date prison library, and her work is better than anything I've ever seen from a Wall Street law firm.
- Adam Schiff: The truth is ugly, so we put our prophets in prison.
- Benjamin Stone: Oscar Wilde?
- Adam Schiff: Charles Manson.
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