Santa Fe attorney Dan Shepard has made it to the top; unfortunately his girlfriend, Ophelia Paz, may have killed the governor's wife and dumped her in a ditch. And after Ophelia reveals the governor's dark secret, Dan would like to "ditch" Ophelia. Dan wants to help, but needs seductive attorney Luna Cruz to guide him. In the process he falls in love with Luna, putting the case at risk. Dan wonders how deep he must descend into political muck to save Ophelia, and will he take Luna down with him?