After the verdict comes in, at the last minute, Erik and his brother, Lyle, are sent to separate prisons. Erik marries and begins to mount an appeal. Will his case be given another chance?
The first trial ends in a stunning surprise verdict. Erik takes us inside the prep for his second trial and why he alone is left to speak for both the brothers as a second jury weighs a sentence of life in prison or death.
Erik recalls his mother's decline in the years leading up to the murders and looks on in agony as his brother Lyle testifies, vividly describing the abuse at the hands of their father. Will Erik take the stand himself and tell his story?
The trial takes a shocking turn when the defense says Erik and Lyle killed their parents after years of sexual abuse. Erik tells his harrowing account of growing up in the Menendez "House of Horrors."