Monk: Season 2, Episode 16

Mr. Monk Goes to Jail (5 Mar. 2004)

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When an inmate is poisoned to death hours before he's due to be executed, Monk is brought in to solve the case and finds himself as the prison's newest resident.

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Sylvia Fairbourn
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Spyder Rudner
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Warden Christie
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Lody
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Second Nazi
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When a man who was scheduled to be executed is killed before his execution. Monk goes to the prison to help. However, Monk is so turned off by how filthy the prison is and upon hearing that he would have been dead anyway tries to leave. But Dale "The Whale" Biderbeck whose murder plot Monk solved, who is also in the same prison calls him and tells him that he is a suspect but Monk knows that the motive that he is suspected of is not motive enough for him to kill. So he asks Monk to solve the case in exchange for giving Monk information on his wife's murder. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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The medical examiner tells Sharona that Ray Kaspo's blood type was AB- with D antigen. Randy tells Sharona the same about Lambert Lawson's blood type. This is, however, impossible. The - means the blood has no D antigen. If Kaspo's and Lawson's blood had D antigen, their blood type would have been AB+.

Plus, people with blood type AB with D antigen are universal recipients for blood or organs; therefore, Lawson would have had many possible donors even if he would not have had D antigen, and he would not have died just because one organ donor with the same blood type was murdered. See more »

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[Monk finds out which of the inmates stole Spyder's watch]
Adrian Monk: It was a few minutes off, I reset it for you.
Spyder Rudner: I'll take care of them later. That was pretty impressive! How'd you know it was him?
Adrian Monk: Well, I figured whoever stole your watch would have their sleeves rolled down so you wouldn't see it. There were only four guys in the whole yard with their sleeves rolled down, and he was the tallest one.
Spyder Rudner: Why tall?
Adrian Monk: The shelf in your cell was four feet from the bars. He's the only one who could reach it.
Spyder Rudner: [...]
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