Season 7, Episode 22
Mental-health issues are explored during a case that starts off as a possible rape involving students at a preparatory high school where sexual experimentation is the norm. Jamie Hoskins: Brittany Snow. Derek Lord: Norman Reedus.
Season 7, Episode 21
A mother (Dana Eskelson) is devastated by the revelation that her 8-year-old son (Jack Vignone) has been sexually abused years after her ex-husband was sent to prison for molesting her older child, whose DNA now implicates him in his brother's case. TARU Tech Morales: Joel de la Fuente. Gregory Hensal: Tim Hopper. AUSA Donna Geysen: Kate Mulgrew.
Season 7, Episode 20
Stabler receives an unexpected break from Benson when he's paired with a rule-bending detective named Lucius Blaine (Anthony Anderson). The two work on a case involving a 16-year-old girl who was violently attacked by a pair of teen siblings, both of whom are obese. Serena Waldron: Natalie Cole. Jessica DeLay: Tricia Mara. Rudi: Omar Benson Miller. Lionel Granger: David Thornton.
Season 7, Episode 19
The detectives attempt to track down an extremely dangerous sex offender (Lou Diamond Phillips) who has kidnapped two children after brutally murdering their mother, stepfather and older sister.
Season 7, Episode 18
A case hits close to home for Fin when his son (Ernest Waddell) becomes a suspect in a complex homicide investigation. Darius: Chris “Ludacris” Bridges. Teresa Randall: Lisa Gay Hamilton.
Season 7, Episode 17
The detectives investigate the murder of a Hudson University student (Tess Soltau), whose body was found in a seedy alley. A search of the victim's dorm room turns up a suspiciously large amount of cash, especially considering she was dependent on financial aid. Adam Halder: Will Estes. Gloria Culhane: Trieste Dunn. Roddy Franklin: Mathew St. Patrick. Walter Camp: Joey Slotnick.
Season 7, Episode 16
A female student (Barbara King) from Montreal goes missing during a class trip to New York City after she spends a night partying with three cocky prep-school boys. Dave Seaver: Michael Boatman. Oliver Gates: Barry Bostwick. Monica Bradshaw: Susan Saint James. Judge Donnelly: Judith Light.
A successful lawyer's secret life as an exotic dancer is revealed to her boss (Rebecca De Mornay) and her fiancé after she and a stripper friend are found murdered. Chris Potter, Betty Buckley.
Season 7, Episode 14
Benson and Stabler suspect a privileged college student of abandoning her newborn baby boy in a trash bin.
Season 7, Episode 13
M.E. Warner finds herself directly involved in a kidnapping case when she visits the home of an abducted 8-year-old girl to inform the child's parents that a DNA test has revealed that their daughter has leukemia. Tom Verica.
Season 7, Episode 12
When a 14-year-old boy (Malcolm David Kelley) witnesses the shooting death of his mother, he later commits the same crime against the prime suspect. The ensuing legal case raises questions about the aftereffects of gun violence, sparking a gun manufacturer's advocacy group to get involved. Ted Carthage: Gordon Clapp. Sophie Devere: Annie Potts.
Season 7, Episode 11
A serious incident of schoolyard violence puts a 12-year-old boy in the hospital with severe injuries. During their investigation, the detectives learn that the victim had been bullying a younger female student (Raquel Castro). Charlie Monaghan: Sasha Neulinger.
Season 7, Episode 10
Three young sisters orphaned when their parents died in Hurricane Katrina have been abducted by a child molester. As the detectives aggressively hunt for the girls, they must contend with an intrepid reporter and federal agents who are investigating the kidnapper for possession of anthrax.
Season 7, Episode 9
A pregnant teen (Keri Lynn Pratt) runs away to New York City, where she's beaten so badly that she suffers a miscarriage. Benson and Stabler question the father of the unborn child, among others. Philip Westley: Skipp Sudduth. Wayne Meredith: John Patrick Amedori. Sophie Devere: Annie Potts. Elizabeth Donnelly: Judith Light.
Season 7, Episode 8
Benson goes undercover to investigate a series of rapes linked to a dating service. Dean Cain and Teri Garr guest star. Cora Kennison: Tina Holmes. Virginia Kennison: Veronica Cartwright.
Season 7, Episode 7
A case involving the disappearance of four Hispanic boys, which had gone unsolved for nearly 30 years, gets revisited after a child's remains are discovered by construction workers. A crime-scene technician (Paula Garces) with a personal interest in the investigation assists the detectives. Anna: Lisa Emery. Robert Sawyer: Richard Bright.
Season 7, Episode 6
The fatal shooting of a black schoolboy involves a racist group called the Revolution Aryan Warriors. Star: Marcia Gay Harden. Judge Schuyler: John Rubinstein. Barry Moredock: John Cullum. Kyle: Cody Kasch. Brian: J.C. MacKenzie. Brannon Lee Redding: Joel Marsh Garland. Benson: Mariska Hargitay. Stabler: Christopher Meloni.
Season 7, Episode 5
Fin's estranged son (Ernest Waddell) helps his father in the investigation of the murders of two gay men. Gabriel Thurman: Brian Bloom. Carolyn Maddox: CCH Pounder. Liam Weller: Bill Smitrovich. Fin: Ice-T.
Season 7, Episode 4
When his rage erupts during a case involving an ex-partner, Stabler consults a shrink (Mary Stuart Masterson), seeking to find out what's wrong with him. Luke: Paul Wesley. Pete: Noah Emmerich. Pamela: Julia Weldon. Stabler: Christopher Meloni.
Season 7, Episode 3
In trying to locate a 9-year-old who called 911 claiming to be locked in a room, Benson realizes that the girl is a child-pornography victim. Richard Dwyer: Christopher Evan Welch. Voice of Maria: Flora Diaz. FBI Agent Rachel Sorannis: Chandra Wilson. Benson: Mariska Hargitay.
Season 7, Episode 2
After Benson talks a pregnant woman (Estella Warren) off a ledge, it's discovered that she's the daughter of a scam artist and a controversial scientist (Lynda Carter, Ronny Cox). Pallister: Julian Sands. Zierko: Peter Riegert. Cleo Conrad: Jill Marie Lawrence. Benson: Mariska Hargitay.
Season 7, Episode 1
Stabler goes undercover as a sex offender to prevent an ex-con (Robert Patrick) from raping again. Dorsey: Robert Walden. Lennon: Joe Lisi. Dr. Zuckerman: Jim Moody. Stabler: Christopher Meloni.