The 9th season of the police procedural / legal drama, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit premiered September 25, 2007 and ended May 13, 2008 on NBC. It aired on Tuesday nights at 10:00 p.m. Eastern / 9:00 p.m. Central. Mariska Hargitay, having won a Golden Globe Award in 2005, received her second Golden Globe nomination for her work in the ninth season.
|Benson and Stabler investigate a suspected child abuse case only to learn that the woman who…|
|Detectives are troubled to learn that someone has taken an online game too far when a girl goes…|
|A teacher claims that a student pursued her after she's charged with raping him.|
|The only witness to a young woman's horrific beating is her mentally challenged daughter.|
S09E05 : Harm 7.22/10 (aired on 10/23/2007)Benson and Stabler investigate the connection between the New York murder of college counselor Kate…
|Benson comes under fire from fans of a convicted serial killer after a body turns up that greatly…|
|Novak confronts ghosts from her past while handling the trial of a schizophrenic serial rapist, who…|
S09E08 : Fight 7.58/10 (aired on 11/20/2007)Detectives find themselves embroiled in the world of ultimate fighting after a young girl's death.
|When the paternity of a missing young boy is placed into question, Stabler wonders if he really is…|
|When a polygamist's wife is murdered, he believes it's related to a recent criminal case he was…|
|A Park Avenue socialite's body is found in NYC'S Central Park, and Detectives Benson and Stabler…|
|A woman's body is found murdered in a park alongside a man with a bullet in his head - Benson and…|
|Benson and Stabler investigate a tutor after a student is beaten and sexually assaulted, but their…|
|The robbery of fertilized embryos from a sperm bank call for Benson and Stabler to track down the…|
|After a woman was found raped in a garden, Benson and Stabler realize that the case goes much…|
|After investment banker Jeremy Haynes is found dead, suspicions turns to his boyfriend Lincoln…|
|An engineer plays a series of mind games with Benson and Stabler.|
S09E18 : Trade 8.18/10 (aired on 05/06/2008)When a pregnant woman's body is discovered in a burned-out brownstone, the investigation turns to a…
S09E19 : Cold 8.08/10 (aired on 05/13/2008)The squad is left at ends when Lake is caught in a gunfight and later takes a witness hostage.