Melanie seeks legal advice from Tim, who is shocked to hear Mel and Freddo admit they were both on Ecstasy that night. But they insist that Sandy wasn't - she wouldn't go near drugs, was a fitness freak.
David represents a young Tongan, Sunny, who is about to be deported for overstaying. Sunny is a boxer who has caught the eye of Wallace Culhane, a wealthy patron who is determined to turn Sunny pro and take him to the top.
Joni and Tim are caught up in waterfront intrigue when they attempt to unravel a property rights case. A wealthy boatyard owner has been left in a coma after a yachting accident, and his fiancée Lily is battling for control of the company.
David's surprised to see Carol, the wife of his old friend Mike Gower, in for a meeting with Joni. When he presses Joni about the visit, she is cagey - but David gets the feeling that something's up with his old friend.
Samson is the victim of a hit and run and is saved by an emergency tracheotomy performed by one of his youth-at-risk employees. Samson lies comatose in hospital, while an obsessed David tries to track down the car he saw leaving the scene.