Season 1 finale: Amanda is arrested for seeing her new boyfriend while she's in work release; Tiffany feels pressured by motherhood after returning home; and Lisa has a dramatic meeting with her murdered husband's mother.
Amanda shares the song she wrote for her mother with her; Larretha receives a visit from her high-school basketball coach; and after a revealing session of family therapy, Hannah faces her Wall of Shame one last time.
Her anger in check, Tiffany gets a surprise visitor while Michelle hopes that her estranged mother will attend her graduation. Meanwhile, Nicole is out of prison on work release, but her job search isn't going well.
While Nicole is granted an early release and enters a work program, Hannah is caught lying and must face the consequences. Meanwhile, Lisa finally begins to look herself in the mirror, nine years after killing her husband.
Amanda writes a letter home and is shocked by the response; Tiffany passes her GED exam and has her sentence reduced by six months; and Nicole challenges a controversial prison policy and changes herself in the process.
Series premiere: A women-in-prison reality series following eight Indiana inmates. In the opener, a frightened Abbie arrives at the Rockville Correctional Facility to begin a 15-year sentence; and Hannah has an emotional visit with her parents. Meanwhile, a basketball all-star named Larretha breaks prison rules and finds herself in solitary.