In the deep of the night, the Indonesian migrant fisherman Abdul-Adl brutally murders the captain and his family. The appointed indigenous public defender Bao-ju treats the case with contempt, infuriating his tribe; Jin-ping has a bright future but has a manipulative father; and Leena, the Indonesian nursing worker, is harassed by her employer, helpless and isolated. They team up, translating and defending the murderer.When Bao-ju’s team finds evidence that implicates the owner of a fishery group, Zhen-xiong. The courtroom debate heats up. Witnesses in collusion and disagreement on mental evaluation worsen the situation with the judge’s prejudice. Bao-ju goes to ex-lover Qing-xue, the Minister of Justice, for help. Jin-ping and Leena become intimate. When Bao-ju’s team finds the key witness, Suprianto, Zhen-xiong’s smears Bao-ju’s team with fake gossip, which makes them fall apart. Overwhelmed by these setbacks, Bao-ju loses the case. In order to overturn the decision, Bao-ju has to regroup the team, he must come up with a perfect solution to save the Suprianto from death row.