For the last thirteen years AJ has been behind bars. Now released, AJ wants nothing more than to start a small business and live a life free of crime. Unfortunately, within hours of leaving prison, Jack involves AJ in an accidental shooting leaving a man dead. When Jack's father, local mob boss Dr. Vic, hears the news he wants the mess cleaned up, and fast.
Meanwhile, Martha an agent for the Louisiana Tax Board, has been investigating Dr. Vic for smuggling counterfeit cigarettes into Louisiana and determined to bring Dr. Vic down and Jack. Well aware of Dr. Vic's violent past, AJ will stop at nothing to protect Jack's wife, Claire, the woman he's always loved and her daughter Pepper.