Olivia is confronted by two newcomers to Cedar Cove who aren’t afraid to shake things up. With Luke about to stand trial for assault, Olivia meets the cocky new Assistant District Attorney, Rebecca Jennings, who thinks sending Luke to jail will be her ticket out of the sleepy seaside town. As Luke faces the possibility of a tough sentence, he admits his growing attraction to Justine, causing her to take a step back from their friendship to run from her own undeniable feelings. Meanwhile, Jack bumps into a former colleague from his past, Jeri, whose relationship with Jack clearly went beyond the professional. After Jeri corners Olivia to expose surprising details of Jack’s life as an alcoholic, Olivia wonders if her own romantic relationship is suddenly at risk.