A Hudson University co-ed dependent on financial aid is found murdered with an unexplained influx of cash. Her wealthy roommate is found with one of her rings, making her a suspect as the two were not friends. Benson, Fin, and Stabler have several theories about her murderer and their motive and investigate the various suspects; the roommate, her childhood friend, and someone connected to a heavily trafficked website where the victim was selling term papers for cash. Written by
Did You Know?
The Secret Service used to investigate illegal gambling back when it was a part of the Treasury Department, however once the FBI was formed illegal gambling falls under their jurisdiction. These days the Secret Service's main mandate, other than protecting key government officials, is investigating currency and credit card counterfeiting and bank and wire fraud. See more
You have no idea what gambling addiction is like, do you? Last year, I lost $30,000 in one night playing poker online. And the next night, I chased my losses, and I lost another 40 grand. My wife jammed my laptop down the garbage chute and made me go to counseling. I kept on playing. You know what made me stop? Loan sharks broke my leg.
ADA Casey Novak
But you didn't kill your wife to pay the loan sharks off with her insurance money, did you?