Tattooed delinquent, inducted in (354) along with her boyfriend Alan who is dressed (vaguely) as a woman so they are not parted. She is sentenced to four weeks for shoplifting which she started in order to raise enough money to have her tattoos removed. When she goes for a job interview, the boss seems happy to employ her until she lets him see her tattoos. She attempts to remove them herself with caustic soda (359). She buys a joint from Nola McKenzie and later LSD. She begins to hallucinate and is about to cut out her tattoos until Bea Smith talks her down. She is released in (366). Although Lainie is not unique as a fairly minor character in being included in the opening mugshot credit sequence, she is the only character to be shown one episode before she actually appears (353).