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Law & Order: Cruel and Unusual

After a physical altercation, an autistic 18-year-old is arrested and later dies in police custody. Further investigation reveals that the victim had left a behavorial control clinic in anger because the head doctor uses unethical electroshock therapy and an illegal sensory deprivation helmet to "cure" his patients.


Episode Info


Episode number: 5x19
Production Number: 69423
Airdate: Wednesday April 19th, 1995



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Guest Stars
Barbara GulanBarbara Gulan
As Francine Randazzo
Recurring
Benny NievesBenny Nieves
As Alonso
Recurring
Bruce MacVittieBruce MacVittie
As Josh Bingham
Recurring
Byron UtleyByron Utley
As Ralph
Recurring
C.C. LoveheartC.C. Loveheart
As Receptionist
Recurring
Carolyn McCormickCarolyn McCormick
As Dr. Elizabeth Olivet
Recurring
Dan ZiskieDan Ziskie
As George Jeffries
Recurring
Danny BursteinDanny Burstein
As Joe Garvey
Recurring
Ed SetrakianEd Setrakian
As Al Golden
Recurring
Gene CanfieldGene Canfield
As Det. Nelson
Recurring
Jeffrey DeMunnJeffrey DeMunn
As Professor Norman Rothenberg
Recurring
John John 'Spike' Finnerty
As Uniform Policeman
Recurring
John FioreJohn Fiore
As Detective Tony Profaci
Recurring
Larry BlockLarry Block
As Slater
Recurring
Lawrence PressmanLawrence Pressman
As Dr. Alan Colter
Recurring
Lenore HarrisLenore Harris
As Marya Levinson
Recurring
Leslie HendrixLeslie Hendrix
As Dr. Elizabeth Rodgers, M.E.
Recurring
Michael Levin (1)Michael Levin (1)
As Dr. Ira Chaikin
Recurring
Mike Jefferson (1)Mike Jefferson (1)
As Henry
Recurring
Nicholas LevitinNicholas Levitin
As Dr. Gerard
Recurring
Richard PetrocelliRichard Petrocelli
As Officer Roven
Recurring
Shawn ElliottShawn Elliott
As Judge Joseph Rivera
Recurring
Socorro SantiagoSocorro Santiago
As Clarice Reynolds
Recurring
Tandy CronynTandy Cronyn
As Nancy Moore
Recurring
Will OsborneWill Osborne
As Michael
Recurring
Bonnie BlackBonnie Black
As Joanne
Edoardo BalleriniEdoardo Ballerini
As David Vilardi
Jennifer Harmon (1)Jennifer Harmon (1)
As Serena Davidson
Kent JackmanKent Jackman
As Orderly
Margo SkinnerMargo Skinner
As Eleanor Jeffries
Sheila TouseySheila Tousey
As Mrs. Vilardi
Steve Burns (1)Steve Burns (1)
As Kevin Jeffries
T. Ryder SmithT. Ryder Smith
As Detective Mathers
Main Cast
Jerry OrbachJerry Orbach
As Detective Leonard W. "Lennie" Briscoe
Chris NothChris Noth
As Detective Mike Logan
S. Epatha MerkersonS. Epatha Merkerson
As Lieutenant Anita Van Buren
Sam WaterstonSam Waterston
As District Attorney Jack McCoy
Jill HennessyJill Hennessy
As Assistant D.A. Claire Kincaid
Steven Hill (1)Steven Hill (1)
As District Attorney Adam Schiff
Steven ZirnkiltonSteven Zirnkilton
As Opening Narration (uncredited)
Other Episode Crew

CreatorDick Wolf
Executive ProducerDick Wolf  |  Ed Sherin
Co-Executive ProducerMichael S. Chernuchin
ProducerLewis H. Gould  |  Arthur W. Forney  |  Jeffrey L. Hayes  |  René Balcer
Co-ProducerEd Zuckerman
Associate ProducerBilly Fox  |  Jody Milano-vanderputten
Production DesignerRichard Bianchi
EditorNeil Felder
CastingSuzanne Ryan (1)  |  Lynn Kressel
Unit Production ManagerLewis H. Gould
MusicMike Post
Camera OperatorRichard Dobbs
Location ManagerMoe Bardach
Director of PhotographyConstantine Makris
Executive Story EditorMorgan Gendel
Technical AdvisorWilliam N. Fordes  |  Dr. Park Dietz  |  Michael Struk
 
Warning: Law & Order season 5 episode 19 guide may contain spoilers
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