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Recap / Law And Order Special Victims Unit S 6 E 20 Night

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The rape-murder of an sex worker leads to an web of female refugees being abused, but being unable or unwilling to report it out of fear of being deported. As they dig deep into the investigation, one of their own members is assaulted which might complicate things. The story is concluded in Law & Order: Trial by Jury.


  • Amoral Attorney: Jason Whitaker served as defense attorney for the Duvall family and comes across as an very scummy guy barring one Pet the Dog moment with Casey.
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  • And Starring: Alfred Molina and Bradley Cooper.
  • Broken Bird:
    • Nina. As if being a refugee from The Yugoslav Wars wasn't bad enough, she was also raped during her stay in the USA and has to keep it secret.
    • Casey after being assaulted, is understandably a sobbing mess when she regains consciousness.
  • Defiled Forever: One of the reasons why Nina doesn't want to come forward with her rape is because as a Muslim, she believes she must be virgin before marriage.
  • Disposable Sex Worker: The case is started by a prostitute's murder.
  • Honor-Related Abuse: Nina's brother Milan beats up Casey to the inch of her life because she exposed her sister's rape, therefore making her impure.
  • Psychopathic Manchild: The culprit is Gabriel Duvall, an eccentric rich guy that talks and acts like a 10-year old and is also an vicious serial rapist that targets illegal female refugees.
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  • Robbing the Dead: A woman robs the first victim's body of all her money.
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