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The SVU detectives go undercover to arrest a man who targets and brutally attacks other men. They gather enough evidence for ADA Barba to file charges, but the case begins to spiral as he contends with a deceptively tough defense attorney.

Source: NBC

Episode Info

Episode number: 14x12
Airdate: Wednesday January 30th, 2013

Director: Adam Bernstein
Writer: Ed Zuckerman

Alternate Airdates:

AU (ten) Apr 11, 2013
DK (Kanal 5) Mar 17, 2014
NZ (TV3) Sep 12, 2014

  • Currently 8.5/10
8.5/10 (2 Votes cast)


Guest Stars
Annika Boras
As Melissa Murphy
James Lloyd Reynolds
As Ethan Jackson
Jeff Talbott
As Curtis Armstrong
Jenny Bacon
As Laurel Dunleavy
Miguel Pinzon
As Jace
Nia Vardalos
As Counselor Minonna Efron
Paul Fitzgerald
As Charles Murphy
Raúl Esparza
As Assistant D.A. Rafael Barba
Victoria Rowell
As Judge Delilah Hawkins
Wass M. Stevens
As Strip Club Owner
Andres Quintero
As Mason Clark
Anna-Marie Cusson
As Jury Forewoman
Connor Priest
As Hunter Murphy
Greg Connolly
As Todd Wyman
Max Carpenter
As Jeremy Jones
Main Cast
Mariska Hargitay
As Sergeant Olivia Benson
Danny Pino
As Detective Nick Amaro
Kelli Giddish
As Detective Amanda Rollins
Richard Belzer
As Sergeant John Munch
As Detective Odafin "Fin" Tutuola
Dann Florek
As Captain Donald Cragen
Steven Zirnkilton
As Opening Narration (uncredited)


The episode begins and Finn and Nick are undercover outside a gay bar. Rollins and Olivia are sitting in a car outside keeping watch. They are all there to apprehend a suspect who is gay. A man on the other is shown seeing off his wife and kids who are going to his in-laws for the weekend. The man a little later arrives at the gay bar where Finn and Nick are at. He looks around and then picks up a guy sitting at the bar. The man brings the guy to a hotel room and pours him a drink. They then get down to business. Later it is shown that the man is badly bruised, gagged and left tied to the bed. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorDick Wolf
Executive ProducerJulie Martin (1)  |  Warren Leight  |  Dick Wolf  |  Peter Jankowski
Co-Executive ProducerArthur W. Forney  |  Michael Smith (7)  |  Ed Zuckerman
Supervising ProducerPeter Blauner  |  Kevin Fox
ProducerKenneth G. Brown (1)  |  Jonathan Starch
Co-ProducerJonathan Strauss  |  Michael Ciliento  |  Mark Dragin
Consulting ProducerGwendolyn Parker
Production DesignerDean Taucher
EditorKaren I. Stern
CastingLynn Kressel  |  Jonathan Strauss
MusicMike Post
Director of PhotographyMichael Green (5)
Warning: Law & Order: Special Victims Unit season 14 episode 12 guide may contain spoilers
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