Investigative reporter Mark Benjamin dissects the last episode of “Law and Order: SVU” in which soldiers who took a malaria drug go nuts months later and start killing people including themselves. The storyline was “ripped from my headlines” – after three hard years of investigative reporting, Benjamin says. But Benjamin’s biggest beef is how the reporter in “SVU” is portrayed – as a trash-picker with no ethics who turns his files over to the cops.
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