After Tara discovers her copies of the letters gone, she confronts Gemma, who lies about her complicity in JT's death. Potter reveals the scope of his RICO investigation to Juice, telling him that in the light of Bobby's betrayal, Otto has agreed to turn on SAMCRO and give up his knowledge of an historical pattern of organised crime. Explaining he now has enough evidence to prosecute, Potter tells Juice that he is really after the Irish Kings, and promises he will let SAMCRO continue to exist if Juice can confirm when the Kings are meeting Romeo. After Jax manages to negotiate a way out of the 9ers situation, Bobby tells him it is his destiny to be president of SAMCRO. Learning of Clay's duplicity regarding his agreement to make Opie the next president, Jax decides to expedite his exit. When Tara attends a medical conference in Oregon, Jax goes with her, and they get a glimpse of life outside of SAMCRO. However, they soon discover that their reality is hard to escape.