Collette Connolly

15×02 – “The Dead Wives Club”
First aired: 22 September 2004
Joe Fontana (Dennis Farina), Ed Green (Jesse L. Martin),
ADA Serena Southerlyn (Elisabeth Rohm), Lt. Anita Van Buren
(S. Epatha Merkerson), Exec. ADA Jack McCoy (Sam Waterston), DA Arthur Branch (Fred Dalton Thompson)

Written by:
Dick Wolf (created by), Nick Santora
Directed by:
David Platt

Colette Connolly: “I swear, sometimes I wish I had died on September 10th.”

Colette Connolly: “Every time a plane flies overhead, I get a knot in my stomach. And every time they raise the threat level,
I think, my children will never see the end of this.”


Episode Summery:

Det. Fontana and Green investigate the murder of a young woman found drowned after a ferry crash. McCoy charges the romantic rival of the victim, who had lost her firefighter husband to the victim and almost her children, and claims that she suffered post traumatic stress syndrome due to 9/11 attacks.