Marcie invokes the anger of her community when she takes on the case of a dismissed police officer who kills a local woman during a high-speed chase through the streets of North Preston. Pam fights for a single mother charged with prostitution and fraud - but when the prosecution digs deeper into her client's affairs, things take an unexpected turn.
Marcie's patience is tested when an Indigenous girl accused of hug refuses a deal that will afford her a more lenient sentence. Iris butts heads with Reggie when he fails to notice a client being blatantly racist, and Pam has an unexpected scare.
Marcie's previous client Willie MacIsaac is charged with the hug of his ex-wife Gloria. Doug fights for a nurse accused of stealing from his elderly patient in a coma. Reggie is bamboozled into teaching a law class.
Marcie defends trans woman, Tanya Ianova, when she is charged in a seafood stealing scheme masterminded by her boss/lover, Lonnie Thibedeau; only to learn her efforts to clear Tanya's name may lead to her deportation.
Marcie defends a hair salon owner who is charged in connection with the assault of a gang member. Colleen and Iris represent a couple with marital issues. A relationship with a former client puts Doug and Pam in the crosshairs of a misconduct complaint.
Marcie defends a woman charged with arson and hate crimes. Reggie mediates between Velma and Austin when they end up on opposite sides of a dispute. An altercation with a client's abusive boyfriend triggers Iris, threatening her future as a social worker.