Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 12, Episode 10

Rescue (1 Dec. 2010)

TV Episode  |  TV-14  |   |  Crime, Drama, Mystery
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While investigating a separate case involving a paramedic suspected of murder, Olivia discovers that Vivian from her serial rapist case is still in town, and her actions could jeopardize her guardianship of Vivian's son Calvin.


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Dr. George Huang (credit only)
Vivian Arliss
Sarah Hoyt
Clark Tinta
David Drecker
Larry Donoho


With young Calvin in her care, Detective Benson continues the search for his drug-addict mother, Vivian, but Detective Stabler notices a strong bond forming between Benson and the boy. When Vivian's name comes up during a rape investigation, Captain Cragen assigns Detectives Fin and Munch to the case instead. However, it will take more than Cragen's orders to keep Benson away. Written by NBC Publicity

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Elliot Stabler: Is our victim awake yet?
Dr. Cutler: I hope not! She's in the morgue!
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Her first stab at foster parenting
27 February 2015 | by (Buffalo, New York) – See all my reviews

Olivia Benson's first stab at foster parenting came to an end after two episodes. She's got young Charlie Tahan in her custody, signed over to her by Maria Bello after she went on the run for a murder she committed. The murder of her biological father because she was the child of a rapist just as Mariska Hargitay is.

Now however Bello's name comes up in an investigation of a woman who was assaulted and later died at a party. She was also raped post mortem, but by a different individual.

Both crimes get solved and yet there's another murder that of Kat Foster who is Bello's girlfriend and junkie buddy.

In the end Tahan is no longer Olivia's. I feel bad for this kid. If genes are any indication he hasn't a prayer of leading a normal life.

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