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The powerful CEO of a private military contractor is confronted by protesters and later found drugged and sexually assaulted in a park. Detectives Benson and Amaro begin their investigation but find the victim unwilling to cooperate. As the SVU squad and the district attorney’s office explore the motives behind the attack, a much larger crime and conspiracy in Iraq is unveiled.

Episode Info

Episode number: 13x12
Airdate: Wednesday January 18th, 2012

Alternate Airdates:

AU (ten) Apr 26, 2012


Special Guest Stars
Harry Connick, Jr.Harry Connick, Jr.
As Executive A.D.A. David Haden

Guest Stars
Alison FernandezAlison Fernandez
As Zara Amaro
Annie MeiselsAnnie Meisels
As Dr. Rausch
Caris VujcecCaris Vujcec
As Counselor Bree Price
Craig WalkerCraig Walker
As George Coleman
Holt McCallanyHolt McCallany
As Donald O’Keefe
Jacob WallachJacob Wallach
As Kenny Taylor
John DomanJohn Doman
As William Rand
Julio C. PenaJulio C. Pena
As Delivery Guy
Laura BenantiLaura Benanti
As Maria Grazie
Billy Brown (2)Billy Brown (2)
As Joe Marshall
Dana VanceDana Vance
As Beth Rand
Lauren SharpeLauren Sharpe
As Stacy Gardner
Lisa MastersLisa Masters
As Tina Heller
Lola GlaudiniLola Glaudini
As Virginia Pell
Megan KetchMegan Ketch
As Cory Green

Steven ZirnkiltonSteven Zirnkilton
As Opening Narration
Main Cast
Mariska HargitayMariska Hargitay
As Sergeant Olivia Benson
Danny PinoDanny Pino
As Detective Nick Amaro
Kelli GiddishKelli Giddish
As Detective Amanda Rollins
Richard BelzerRichard Belzer
As Sergeant John Munch
As Detective Odafin "Fin" Tutuola
Dann FlorekDann Florek
As Captain Donald Cragen


The scene opens with a protest. A reporter interviews William Rand about what he is doing now. Meanwhile, Amaro comes home to his wife. Rand goes into his limo after the interview and drinks water. However, he starts to feel drowsy. The drink has been drugged. Later, a teacher is escorting a group of kids and one of them sees someone. The teacher sees that it is Rand with “Payback is a Bitch” written on his leg and he is in his underwear. At the hospital, Benson and Amaro talk with Rand about the assault. He says that he was drugged and everything is too hazy. Virginia Pell, the counsel of Rand, tells the detectives that they are going to be taking over the investigation on the assault. Benson says that she appreciates that, but they don’t need her meddling. The detectives get back to the station and find out that Rand also received threats from the protest outside during the time of his interview. They go talk to one of the protesters. He tells them that he did make comments, but nothing more then just that. He mentions that there was a former military NARC that was hanging out in the protests. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorDick Wolf
Executive ProducerTed Kotcheff  |  Warren Leight  |  Peter Jankowski  |  Dick Wolf
Co-Executive ProducerJulie Martin (1)  |  Bryan Goluboff  |  Arthur W. Forney
Supervising ProducerMark Goffman  |  Peter Leto  |  Randy Roberts
ProducerGail Barringer  |  David DeClerque  |  Robin Veith
Co-ProducerMark Dragin  |  Jonathan Strauss
Consulting ProducerJudith McCreary
Associate ProducerMichael Ciliento
Production DesignerDean Taucher
EditorLeon Ortiz-Gil
CastingJonathan Strauss  |  Lynn Kressel
MusicMike Post
Costume DesignerTina Nigro
Director of PhotographyMichael Green (5)
Story EditorDavid Matthews
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