Brenda's civil case reaches a crucial juncture this week, while a deputy sheriff is found dead.
A suspect makes it into the interrogation room with a gun down his pants, and while the squad disarms him, he takes his own life, creating an aggravating circumstance in the case against Brenda.
Gavin successfully closes the case with a flourish, achieving a not-guilty verdict for Brenda. However, the opposing attorney files a federal case to deal with when the show resumes this winter.
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