Law & Order: Special Victims Unit/Fallacy

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Season 4, Episode 21
Airdate April 18, 2003
Production Number E3117
Teleplay by Barbie Kligman
Story by Josh Kotcheff and
Barbie Kligman
Directed by Juan J. Campanella
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Fallacy is the twenty-first episode of the fourth season of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and the eighty-seventh episode overall.

Starring: Christopher Meloni (Detective Elliot Stabler), Mariska Hargitay (Detective Olivia Benson), Richard Belzer (Detective John Munch), Stephanie March (A.D.A. Alexandra Cabot), Ice-T (Detective Odafin Tutuola), B.D. Wong (Dr. George Huang)

and Dann Florek (Captain Donald Cragen)

Special Guest Appearance by: Michael Lerner (Morty Berger)

Guest Stars: Katherine Moennig (Cheryl Avery), Chad Lindberg (Eddie Cappilla), Daniel Sunjata (CSU Tech Burt Trevor), Tom O'Rourke (Judge Mark Seligman), Philip Hoffman (Trial Psychiatrist), Todd Susman (Assistant District Attorney), Caren Browning (Judith Siper)

with Fred Dalton Thompson (D.A. Branch)

and Robert John Burke (Sgt. Tucker)

with Sheila Tousey (Judge Larson), Karen Shallo (Judge Schechtel), Matt Seidman (Assistant M.E.), Leland Gantt (Stew Matos), Nick Giangiulio (John Avery), Mary Elaine Monti (Annabella Avery), Lindsay Kraft (Lisette), Jonas Wadler (Jordan), Ariel Arce (Sarah Avery), Tanisha Lynn (Ricky), Bridget Barkan (Veronica), Susan Varon (Nurse), Susan Malfitano (Forewoman), Sharron Bower (Reporter #1), Joe Anania (Court Clerk), Jimmy Smagula (EMT), Michael Garfield (Officer Matt Roberts), Donavon Dietz (Court Officer)


Plot Overview

After a woman fends off a sexual assault by killing her attacker in self-defense, the case takes an interesting twist when SVU discovers that the woman is transgender.


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The Show

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Memorable Moments