Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Season 5 Episode 15


Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Feb 10, 2004 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • Nitpick: Stabler mentions that the teens remind him of his daughter Elizabeth's typical high-school friends. Elizabeth was too young to be in high-school as she was not yet a teenager.

  • Quotes

    • Elliot Stabler: Aidan, your father was also Shannon's father.
      Aidan Connor: Shannon's not my sister.
      Elliot Stabler: Our DNA tests prove she is.
      Aidan Connor: How can you know this?
      Elliot Stabler: Because Shannon was pregnant, and we tested the fetus' genes.
      Aidan Connor: The fetus? Oh, God.
      Elliot Stabler: Aidan, listen to me. This is not your fault. None of this is your fault.
      Aidan Connor: No. No. She was my sister?! (sobs) I had sex with my sister?! (retches)

    • Olivia Benson: What's your name?
      Suspect: Screw you!
      Olivia Benson: Screw You, you're under arrest for attempted rape until we nail you for the other eleven.

    • (After the victim's boyfriend's father is murdered.)
      Elliot Stabler: Anybody think this is a coincidence?

    • (Stabler and Benson find a school backpack in an apartment and hear moaning in the next room.)
      Elliot Stabler: What's that sound like to you?
      Olivia Benson: Statutory rape.

  • Notes

    • Company Credits: Lynn Kressel Casting (Casting), Grant Wilfley Casting (Background
      Casting), Panavision (Panaflex Camera and Lenses)

    • Crew Additions and Clarifications: Bobby Mancuso (Assistant Cameraman)
      Keri L. Lederman (Assistant Property)
      Jessica Burstein (Still Photographer)
      Laura Wehrman (Set Costumer)
      Mick Rossman (Scenic Charge)
      Jerry Detitta (Leadman)
      Tom Ford (Best Boy)

    • International Air Dates:
      Finland – September 23, 2009 on YLE TV2

  • Allusions

    • This episode is an allusion to the Sam Shepard play Fools for Love, where parents try to keep two young people who do not know they are siblings from falling in love with each other.