First Aired: Mar. 29, 2010 on NBC
Season 20 » Episode #18 - Brazil
Summary: An environmental scientist, Dr. Oscar Silva (guest star Elliot Villar), is poisoned during a global warming symposium, Detectives Lupo and Bernard initially suspect blackmail or payback from competitors from Dr. Silva's field of study. It is soon discovered that Dr. Silva is involved in a messy custody battle with his wife's (guest star Tammy Blanchard) ex-husband, Phillip Shoemaker (guest star Tony Hale) and the focus of the investigation quickly shifts from the poisoning of Dr. Silva to the victim's family. Meanwhile, the case becomes personal for Cutter as it stirs up unpleasant memories from his own past dealing with his own divorced parents.
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- Goof (miscellaneous): The date of the allocution hearing is listed as Monday, March 20th. Since they already established the previous week contained Monday March 15th, Wednesday March 17th and Friday March 19th, the allocution should have been Monday, March 22nd.