ER: Season 6, Episode 22

May Day (18 May 2000)

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As the result of a school shooting, Kovac and Benton care for the gunman and his victims. Abby discovers that Carter has been illegally injecting pain relievers. Greene and Weaver confront ... See full summary »



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Dr. Jing-Mei Chen (as Ming-Na)
Gloria Milton


As the result of a school shooting, Kovac and Benton care for the gunman and his victims. Abby discovers that Carter has been illegally injecting pain relievers. Greene and Weaver confront Carter about his problem, and Weaver orders him to enter a drug rehabilitation center or leave the hospital permanently. Written by Anonymous

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The title refers to the first day of the month of May, a holiday celebrated around the world for different reasons. The U.S.S.R. celebrated it as a Communist holiday known as Loyalty Day starting in 1958. The U.S.A. celebrated Law Day on the first, while many countries in the world celebrate International Workers' Day, or Labour Day. See more »


When Mark and Kerry are talking about Carter in one of the exam rooms, the door doesn't seal. The door is left ajar about 1 inch because it doesn't meet with the door jamb, even after they close it. It looks like the door is too small. See more »


Dr. Mark Greene: When did you start smoking?
Dr. John Carter: Depends, does that make me a druggie?
Dr. Mark Greene: Ask the Surgeon General.
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May Day (#6.22)
10 March 2015 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

A nice ending of the season. It is great what they did about Carter and to me it was also very unexpected. They pretty much threw it at us inn one episode and dealt with it at the same time. I guess it was great to set us in the same mood that the ER people had when they found out what happened to Cater. Absolutely great acting. They all were absolutely great, besides maybe Maura Tierney. I was trying to figure out today if I dislike her as an actress or just Abby as character. Noah Wyle just was doing to perfection. Eriq La Salle was also great. The scene of him and Carter was done greatly.

Liked the story about the pregnant girl as well. Loved how it ended. Glad she got it the way she wanted and didn't let this fetus lover and wanna be judge push her into it. I think he should already be fired, even if only in this episode after playing judge and not saving the shooters life.

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