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S03 E01: There's Always Room for Nightmares
Law and Order S03 E01, Skin Deep
Not Ripped! The ongoing case of the murder of Dr Thomas Burchard is covered.
S03 E02: Let's Get Knotty
Law and Order S03 E02, Conspiracy
Inspired by the life and assassination of Malcolm X.
S03 E03: Scrunchfest 1992
Law and Order S03 E03, Forgiveness
Inspired by the murder of Bonnie Garland.
S03 E04: Poison Nun Network
Law and Order S03 E04, The Corporate Veil
Not Ripped! The story of Giulia Tofana and the origins of Aqua Tofana are covered.
S03 E05: Sex with a Centipede
Law and Order S03 E05, Wedded Bliss
Not Ripped! The murder of Jeyasre Kathiravel and gender/caste based violence in the garment industry are covered.
S03 E06: Legal Red Light, Green Light
Law and Order S03 E06, Helpless
Not Ripped! The case of George Tyndall is covered.
S03 E07: Angels & Bloodsucking & Spontaneous Combustion (Oh My?)
Law and Order S03 E07, Self Defense
Inspired by Bernie Goetz (already covered.) The murder of Latasha Harlins is covered instead.
S03 E08: UNLOCKED Patreon E01
Law and Order SVU S01 E01, Payback
Inspired by Bosnian War Crimes.
S03 E09: Zack Morris Cell Phone
Law and Order S03 E08, Prince of Darkness
Inspired by Mexican Drug Cartels. The story of Miriam Rodriguez Martinez and her fight for justice for the murder of her daughter Karen Alejandra Salinas Rodriguez is covered.
S03 E10: Grandma Sprinkles
Law and Order S03 E09, Point of View
Not Ripped! The story of Ky Peterson and the struggles of black trans folks who are incarcerated are covered.
S03 E11: Condiment Queen
Law and Order S03 E10, Consultation
Not Ripped! The story of Isabelle Lagace and Melina Roberge, The Cocaine Cuties, is covered.
S03 E12: Blanche Devereaux on Speed
Law and Order S03 E11, Extended Family
Inspired by Faye Yager and her network Children of the Underground.
S03 E13: It's Vintage, We're keeping It
Law and Order SVU S01 E07, Uncivilized
Inspired by the stories of Leopold and Loeb.
S03 E14 & 15: OOPS, All Recaps!?/Wildly Inconsistent Confessions
Law and Order S03 E12, Right to Counsel
Not Ripped! The Dardeen Family Homicides of 1987 are covered.
S03 E16: New Year, New Revenge
Law and Order S03 E13, Night and Fog
Inspired by the accusations against John Demjanjuk being Ivan the Terrible by SS guards & survivors of The Holocaust.
S03 E17: The Chicken Wing Gobbler
Law and Order S03 E14, Promises to Keep
Not Ripped! The murder of Dr Irina Puscariu at the hands of Shannon O'Roark Griffin is covered.
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