After a murdered boy is found in a river, police focus their investigation on the anonymous yet personal threats sent to his parents.
As suspicion turns toward a member of the victim's extended family, a supposed witness's story begins to change, complicating the investigation.
The search for Gregory's killer starts from scratch with new investigators. Meanwhile, a cloud begins to form around Christine, the victim's mother.
Still reeling from Jean-Marie's shocking act, a pregnant Christine finds herself increasingly villainized by the press and public.
A new judge is assigned to the case, but his earnest attempts to get to the truth are undermined by a series of missteps.