John Boyega stars as Casi, a well-meaning and virtuous public defender in New York City. He's tired of watching poor people incarcerated for minor offenses. Wealthy criminals post bond and go free while his clients unjustly rot in prison. He's also become the favorite target of an acerbic judge (Linda Lavin). Who's itching to have him disbarred for contempt.
Olivia Cooke co-stars as Lea, an ex-druggie working at a claims booth at the NYPD tow pound. She foolishly becomes involved