Season 1 Episodes

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Leave It to Beaver

Season 1, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/10/2005
In the shocking, action-packed season finale, a determined Veronica must betray someone she cares deeply about in order to solve the season-long mystery of who murdered her best friend Lilly Kane, but what she discovers puts her life in serious danger.
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A Trip to the Dentist

Season 1, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/3/2005
Determined to get to the truth behind who drugged and assaulted her at a party the year before, Veronica questions her friends and many rivals about the chain of events that night at Shelley Pomroy's house.
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Season 1, Episode 20 - Air Date: 4/26/2005
When a classmate's boyfriend threatens to post a humiliating video of the girl online if she dumps him, Veronica helps her concoct a scheme to ensure "mutually assured destruction" if he doesn't allow the relationship to end peacefully.
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Hot Dogs

Season 1, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/19/2005
While helping her classmate Mandy search for her missing Jack Russell terrier, Veronica stumbles onto a bigger mystery, which affects pets all over Neptune.
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Weapons of Class Destruction

Season 1, Episode 18 - Air Date: 4/12/2005
A series of fire drills leads Veronica to discover that Neptune High has been receiving bomb threats, so she enlists Wallace and Mac's help to investigate classmates who could pose a serious threat to the school, including new student Ben.
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Kanes and Abel's

Season 1, Episode 17 - Air Date: 4/5/2005
Veronica investigates who at school is doing everything possible to distract Sabrina from studying and wreck her grades in an obvious attempt to sabotage her chances at becoming valedictorian.
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Betty and Veronica

Season 1, Episode 16 - Air Date: 3/29/2005
Following an emotional reunion with her mother, Veronica is hired to track down Neptune High's beloved mascot, Polly the Parrot, which was apparently kidnapped by a rival school on the eve of a big basketball game.
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Ruskie Business

Season 1, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/22/2005
Veronica surprisingly finds herself working as a "love detective" when she's asked to track down her friend Meg's secret admirer and a Russian bride's estranged fiancé.
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Mars vs. Mars

Season 1, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/15/2005
When one of Neptune High's haughtier students brings a sexual harassment suit against a favorite teacher, Veronica finds herself pitted against her father when the girl's parents hire Keith to help in their case.
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Lord of the Bling

Season 1, Episode 13 - Air Date: 2/8/2005
After being hired by hip-hop heavyweight Percy "Bone" Hamilton to find his kidnapped daughter, Veronica and Keith look to the music mogul's long list of enemies, family members and the girl's Neptune High social circle for clues on her whereabouts.
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Clash of the Tritons

Season 1, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/11/2005
When a family accuses Veronica of providing a fake ID to their son, now in an alcohol-induced coma, and files suit, the search to find who's really responsible leads Veronica to a clandestine, exclusive organization operating on Neptune High's campus with a possible connection to Duncan.
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Silence of the Lamb

Season 1, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/4/2005
Veronica uncovers information that her fellow outcast Mac was switched at birth with a more affluent student, causing Veronica to examine her own questions about whom her real father may be.
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An Echolls Family Christmas

Season 1, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/14/2004
When Weevil's poker winnings go missing after a game at Logan's place, Veronica questions each player to piece together the evening's events and catch the thief.
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Drinking the Kool-Aid

Season 1, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/30/2004
The wealthy parents of a Neptune High senior hire Keith and Veronica to investigate a cult-like group and its charismatic leader after their son Casey moves out to live on the collective farm.
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Like a Virgin

Season 1, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/23/2004
To help restore a cheerleader's ruined reputation, Veronica turns to funky computer geek Mac to find the hacker responsible for leaking the embarrassing, private results of a popular online "purity test" to all of Neptune High.
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The Girl Next Door

Season 1, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/9/2004
Veronica becomes suspicious when a young pregnant woman who lives in their apartment complex with her volatile boyfriend suddenly disappears; fearing the worst, Keith steps in to help his daughter investigate this case for the girl's estranged parents.
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Return of the Kane

Season 1, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/2/2004
Veronica investigates possible fraud in the election of student council president at school after Duncan wins, beating a more popular, but less affluent student who promised to eliminate the wealthy students' on-campus perks.
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You Think You Know Somebody

Season 1, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/26/2004
Veronica tries to help her new boyfriend Troy find his father's stolen car and turns to Weevil for assistance, but the situation becomes dangerous when she discovers that Logan and Troy's buddy Luke might have left more than a piata in the car after their night out in Tijuana.
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The Wrath of Con

Season 1, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/19/2004
In an effort to help Wallace's new crush Georgia, who was duped out of her money in an internet scheme, Veronica must outwit a group of computer "thugs," known as the Silicon Mafia.
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Meet John Smith

Season 1, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/12/2004
With only a commonplace name, an old address and dim memories as leads, Veronica and Wallace attempt to help classmate Justin Smith find his father John, who disappeared 10 years earlier.
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Credit Where Credit's Due

Season 1, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/28/2004
Veronica doesn't believe the evidence adds up against Weevil, who has confessed to stealing credit card applications from Logan's family, and launches an investigation to help her new ally.
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Season 1, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/22/2004
While trying to navigate the everyday drama of high school, the smart, fearless, 17-year-old Veronica Mars also moonlights as an apprentice private investigator out to solve her wealthy town of Neptune's toughest mysteries.