Season 01, Episode 09 – A Different Kind of Death
The case of a death-row inmate convicted of murdering a federal prosecutor who was one of Wallace’s best friends is reopened. The subsequent investigation uncovers questions as well as cracks in the dead man’s reputation.
Lawyer and former First Daughter Hayes Morrison is about to accept a job offered from her sexy nemesis, NY District Attorney Wayne Wallis, to avoid jail time for cocaine possession and avoid hurting her mother’s Senate campaign. Working with his team at the new Conviction Integrity Unit will let her use her brilliant mind to turn over cases, where there is credible suspicion of wrongful conviction, and give her a chance to turn things around with her high-powered political family.