Joanna At The Crime Scene - Burden of Truth
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The police suspect that Kodie kidnapped her children frm school. Joanna pleads with Owen to give her time to find the kids before sending out an amber alert. 

Joanna and Billy regroup at Kodie's and speculate where she might have gone. Joanna remembers a camp Kodie took her to when they were kids. With help from Beckbie, she remembers where it is and goes after Kodie. One of Mercer's guys tails her.

Joanna finds Kodie. They fight. Joanna suggests she goes to stay with a cousin. Mercer and his guys show up but Joanna, Kodie and the kids get away.

The Mayor is unhappy with Owen keeping her out of the loop and sending out a BOLO instead of an Amber Alert. Mercer and some cops loyal to him decide to go looking for the kids. Owen sends out the amber alert. Owen and Mercer have an altercaton. Mercer claims Owen hit him during a press conference and files a complaint.

Taylor shows up looking for Luna. She tells Luna what happened with Mitchell. They have an argument. Mitchell shows up at Crawford Chang looking for Taylor. She and Luna hide inside from Mitchell and get into another fight. Luna calls MFS with a false report to get rid of Mitchell.

Billy asks his father about the Chartrands; he gets the idea that True might have an anxiety disorder, which he suggests they can use to convince a judge that Kodie was worried about the kids being seperated. He gets a True's doctor to write a post-dated recommendation that True see a psychiatrist. 

Kodie reveals that when Joanna ran, David Hanley called MFS on her mom. Joanna has Billy look into the details.

Joanna calls Beckbie and gets Kodie to agree to a deal. The court ignores the deal.


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Burden of Truth Season 3 Episode 4 Quotes

Joanna: When Kodie needs to think she goes to the land.
Billy: Yeah, she went somewhere after that first drug test.
Joanna: The Chartrand's have a camp. Kodie took me there once when we were kids.
Billy: Could make sense that she'd bring her kids there now.
Joanna: Yeah, especially 'cause no one else knows where it is. The Chartrand's wanna protect it.
Billy: Yeah, or their criminal enterprise. Keep people away from whatever it is they do up there.
Joanna: Or life is complicated and it's both.

Billy: We have been busting our asses to prove she's a stable mother and now this?
Joanna: We don't know for sure she's the one who took them. I just, I can't believe that she would do something so --
Billy: Irrational. Dangerous. She's out of control around those girls.
Joanna: Billy, she would never hurt them.
Billy: Before today would you have thought she'd ever kidnap them.