Law & Order: Special Victims Unit/Popular

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Season 3, Episode 16
Airdate March 1, 2002
Production Number E2329
Teleplay by Stephen Belber
Story by Kathy Ebel and
Stephen Belber
Directed by Jean De Segonzac
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Popular is the sixteenth episode of the third season of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and the fifty-ninth 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)

and Dann Florek (Captain Donald Cragen)

Guest Stars: Billy Kay (Tommy Kessler), Christopher Orr (Ross McKenzie), Isabel Gillies (Kathy Stabler), Brittany Slattery (Cynthia Wilmont), Jason Fuchs (Nick Radsen), Myra Lucretia Taylor (Principal), Laura Interval (Darlene Wilmont), Ned Luke (Mr. Wilmont), Spague Grayden (Mia Kessler), Elena Franklin (Amy Bergen)

with Allison Siko (Kathleen Stabler), Thaddeus Daniels (Registration Nurse James), Craig Wroe (Attorney James Woodrow), Laura Marie Duncan (Carol Porter), Christy Baron (Mrs. Bergen), Scott Geyer (Mr. Bergen), Diane Cossa (Mrs. Radsen), James DeMarse (David Kessler), William Charlton (Principal Charest), Ann Arvia (Secretary Sheila)


Plot Overview

Stabler discovers from his wife, Kathy that a nurse friend of hers treated a 14-year-old girl named Cynthia Wilmont for rape, but the girl refuses to report the crime. Stabler breaks the rules to determine what happened to Cynthia; after Cynthia ends up hospitalized after speaking with Stabler and Benson, SVU discovers that Cynthia was involved in sexual activity with some of her popular classmates.


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