You'd think that recent controversies over Trayvon Martin's death and Paula Deen's disgrace would be complex enough to merit their own "ripped from the headlines" episodes of "Law & Order: SVU." But the show's executive producer says the long-running show will tackle both reality-based plots in a single upcoming episode.
“[Jeffrey] Tambor is a defense attorney representing a very high-profile celebrity woman chef who thought she was being pursued by a rapist and turned around it was a teenager. And she shot him,” Warren Leight told Entertainment Weekly on Wednesday. “There’s a lot of stop and frisk elements to that as well.”