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|Production number: E1417|
First aired: 24 November 2000
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A schizophrenic who refuses to take his medication becomes the main suspect in a killing and an assault.
- 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
- Tom O'Rourke as Judge Mark Seligman
- J.K. Simmons as Dr. Emil Skoda
- Michelle Daimer as Defense Attorney Dawn DeNoon
- Welly Yang as C.S.U. Technician Georgie
- Kevin Breznahan as Mark Nash
- Kathleen Chalfant as Mrs. Nash
- Daniel Mastrogiorgio as Earl Miller / Earl Gilmore
- William Youmans as Ben Moreland
- Laura Esterman as Mrs. Sandomir
- Maryann Urbano as Dr. Klein
- Byron Jennings as Defense Attorney Matt Wooding
- Helen Hanft as Mrs. Billings
- Tony Campisi as Gary Wheeler
- Chris Ceraso as Sanitation Manager
- Lou Bonacki as Alvin Maddox
- Michael Pemberton as Assistant Warden
- Jamie Gustis as Gourmet Shop Clerk
- Perri Gaffney as Receptionist
- Philip Hoffman as Doctor #1
- Frank Lombardi as Policeman #1
- John Plumpis as Doctor #3
- David Titus as Clerk
- Kennley Noble as Homeless Man
- Ajay Mehta as Doctor #2
- "Mark doesn't scare me, detective. Pathetic, narrow-minded people do."
- – Mrs. Nash about the stigma of mental illness
- Dr. Emil Skoda: Do you refuse medication because you prefer the world you live in to reality?
- Mark Nash: I'd be crazy if I didn't.
- "I dream of angels, but I live with demons."
- – Mark Nash
- Olivia Benson: When I said I'd have dinner with you I thought we might be sitting.
- Elliot Stabler: You can sit in the car.
- Olivia Benson: You're a classy guy, you know that?
Background information and notes
- Actress Tamara Tunie appears for the first time as M.E. Melinda Warner. Tunie continued to make guest appearances until season seven, when she became a regular cast member. She previously appeared as Defense Attorney Caroline Bennett in the Law & Order seventh season episode "Deadbeat".
- The character played by actress Michelle Daimer, Defense Attorney Dawn DeNoon, seems to have been named for the producer and writer with the same name, Dawn DeNoon.
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