When two sisters are killed in a fire, Detectives Olivia Benson and Eliot Stabler are confused about why they are called to investigate. They soon discover that Stabler's old partner, ADA Jo Marlowe, has been put on the case -- despite the absence of a sex crime -- because the two victims were so young, and that she has enlisted the duo to help. However, as the investigation continues, Benson and Stabler find that the case might be more suited to their department than anyone originally assumed, and Stabler's interrogation tactics threaten to get the detectives into trouble.
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Inspired by several actual cases involving now debunked arson science including the 1990 case of Han Tak Lee a South Korean resident of Queens, New York who was convicted of the murder of his daughter Ji Yun Lee. See more
Detective Olivia Benson
[while looking at the pictures on Marcy's wall
Make a million dollars. Buy a yacht. It doesn't look like any of your fantasies have come true yet.
Detective Elliot Stabler
I don't see "Take care of my kids" up there on the board.
References Law & Order