Giving back or giving in?
A successful African-American lawyer, Tony Smalls (played by Wood Harris) returns to his hometown of Detroit to help his sister, Nia (played by N'Bushe Wright) and her boyfriend, Big Boy (played by Christian Mathis) out of a triple murder case.
Tony soons finds himself playing a bigger role in the case as he faces a neighborhood arch nemesis who knows all to well of his old ways.
Will Tony get in too deep? Will the case take over his life and take everything from him in the process?