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Anita Van Buren is a character from the television series Law & Order, also appearing on Law & Order: Trial By Jury and Law & Order: Criminal Intent, and is portrayed by S. Epatha Merkerson. She was a Lieutenant in the NYPD.

Anita worked very hard to advance within the department, but still fought adversity and hardships when she reached her goal.

Anita has faced personal and professional troubles and obstacles. But she is a strong woman and has overcome them all. She learns what she can and moves on for the better.