The only witness to a mother's beating is her mentally disabled daughter who is suffering from Williams Syndrome. The husband is an early suspect, but he is protected from prosecution because of the Patriot Act.
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This episode reunites Aidan Quinn and Adam Beach, who previously collaborated on the television movie "Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee." See more
At the start, Katie is holding the phone with 9-1-1 on the phone. You can hear the operator making a comment that they are going to hang up. When a call is made to 9-1-1, then the operator won't hang up when the nature of the call is unknown since it could be a legitimate emergency but the caller is unable to talk on the phone for some reason. See more
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So we can't touch him?
The Patriot Act trumps rape and attempted murder every time.