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Season 03, Episode 01 Family

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Sep 25, 2005
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Family Sep 25, 2005 When a young girl is contacted by a man claiming to be her father, Det. Rush and her team reopen a 1988 case of a teenaged boy, killed on the same night the girl was born.

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Season 03, Episode 02 The Promise

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Oct 2, 2005
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The Promise Oct 2, 2005 Lilly re-opens the case of young girl, an overweight college freshman named Laurie, who died in a fraternity house fire in 2004. The fire was deemed accidental at the time, but a cell phone photo e-mailed from the girl's phone just moments before her death prompts a closer examination.

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Season 03, Episode 03 Bad Night

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Oct 9, 2005
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Bad Night Oct 9, 2005 The 1978 murder of a young man is re-opened after the victim's mother finds a letter suggesting that his death wasn't random.

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Season 03, Episode 04 Colors

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Oct 16, 2005
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Colors Oct 16, 2005 Det. Rush re-opens the 1945 case of a baseball player, bludgeoned to death with his own bat.

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Season 03, Episode 05 Commited

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Oct 23, 2005
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Commited Oct 23, 2005 In 1954, 9-year-old Otis Petrowski last saw his mother in a mental institution. Now over 50 years later, after the death of an elderly woman who had been using Otis' mother's identity, Det. Rush sets out to discover what happened to the boy's real mother.

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Season 03, Episode 06 Saving Patrick Bubley

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Nov 6, 2005
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Saving Patrick Bubley Nov 6, 2005 When a mother of five loses her fourth son to gang violence, Lilly sets out the save the youngest, reopening one of her first cases on the homicide squad.

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Season 03, Episode 07 Start-Up

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Nov 13, 2005
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Start-Up Nov 13, 2005 Lilly re-opens the 1999 case of a young, healthy woman who nevertheless died of a heart attack. In the late 1990's, she was briefly an Internet millionaire, but due to bad business decisions, her dot.com company eventually went bust.

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Season 03, Episode 08 Honor

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Nov 20, 2005
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Honor Nov 20, 2005 When a box filled with POW support bracelets is found in an abandoned drug den, Det. Rush re-investigates the 1972 shooting of Carl, a veteran of the Vietnam War.

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Season 03, Episode 09 A Perfect Day

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Nov 27, 2005
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A Perfect Day Nov 27, 2005 When a fisherman finds evidence of a young girl's death washed up on a shore in New Jersey, Lilly re-opens the 1965 case of 4-year-old child who had a seemingly abusive mother.

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Season 03, Episode 10 Frank's Best

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Dec 18, 2005
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Frank's Best Dec 18, 2005 The team re-opens the 2001 case of a robbed and murdered deli owner when the brother of the man convicted of the crime brings forth new evidence, suggesting the man may have been wrongfully accused.

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Season 03, Episode 11 8 Years

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Jan 8, 2006
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8 Years Jan 8, 2006 Four close high school friends each went their separate ways in 1980. Eight years later, in 1988, one of them was murdered. The homicide team receives a tip about the murder, prompting a re-investigation of the case and an examination of the friends' lives, hopes and dreams after high school.

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Season 03, Episode 12 Detention

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Jan 15, 2006
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Detention Jan 15, 2006 When a note connected to a supposed suicide is found, the team re-opens the 1994 case of a high-school kid who fell from the roof of the school building after having served detention. In 1994 the death was deemed a suicide, but the newly-found note indicates that the victim might have been fearing for his life.

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Season 03, Episode 13 Debut

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Jan 29, 2006
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Debut Jan 29, 2006 Lilly re-opens the 1968 case of an 18-year-old girl who died -- apparently accidentally -- at the night of her debutante ball. Now her mother comes forth with new evidence when a local art dealer is accused of murdering his wife in the same manner the girl died.

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Season 03, Episode 14 Dog Day Afternoons

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Feb 26, 2006
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Dog Day Afternoons Feb 26, 2006 The case of a female bank teller shot to death in her work in 2000 is reopened when the same bank is robbed again by perpetrators wearing identical masks and equipped with identical weapons as six years earlier.

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Season 03, Episode 15 Sanctuary

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Mar 12, 2006
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Sanctuary Mar 12, 2006 The 1998 case of a female drug smuggler is re-opened. The woman was involved with Scotty at the time he was working undercover on a high-profile drug case, and he has been keeping it a secret from the team for all these years.

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Season 03, Episode 16 One Night

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Mar 19, 2006
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One Night Mar 19, 2006 Lilly and the cold case team will have to decode the clues given by a twisted killer in order to save the life of a young boy who has been left to die alone. But first they must find the boy and for that they need to dig a little deeper into their own pasts.

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Season 03, Episode 17 Superstar

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Mar 26, 2006
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Superstar Mar 26, 2006 When a poison-soaked towel turns up at the station, Lilly re-opens the 1973 case of a murdered female college tennis star.

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Season 03, Episode 18 Willkommen

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Apr 2, 2006
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Willkommen Apr 2, 2006 The team re-opens the 2002 case of a murdered amateur actor when the owner of a local community theater finds a gun hidden inside prop furniture.

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Season 03, Episode 19 Beautiful Little Fool

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Apr 9, 2006
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Beautiful Little Fool Apr 9, 2006 Lilly re-opens the 1929 case of a woman found dead in a ravine on Christmas Day when the victim's great-granddaughter comes in asking for help. Meanwhile, Lilly's estranged mother shows up, hoping to re-connect with her daughter.

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Season 03, Episode 20 Death Penalty: Final Appeal

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Apr 16, 2006
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Death Penalty: Final Appeal Apr 16, 2006 The 1994 case of a raped and murdered 16-year-old girl is re-opened when Det. Jeffries gets a call from a prisoner on death-row -- scheduled to be executed in just three days.

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Season 03, Episode 21 The Hen House

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Apr 30, 2006
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The Hen House Apr 30, 2006 The 1945 case of a murdered newspaper reporter is reopened when new evidence suggests that the woman was thrown in front of a passing train by someone she knew.

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Season 03, Episode 22 The River

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May 7, 2006
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The River May 7, 2006 When a new witness steps forward, Lilly and the team are prompted to re-open the 1984 shooting of a respected and beloved ER doctor who had a secret he had been hiding from his family.

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Season 03, Episode 23 Joseph

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May 21, 2006
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Joseph May 21, 2006 When the victim's credit card is suddenly used a year after his death, Lilly re-opens the 2005 case of a counselor at a teens' rehab center who was shot to death just two weeks before he was scheduled to testify in a murder case. During the probe, Lilly feels a strange connection to the victim, and her personal attachment may end up jeopardizing the case.

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