Leonardo is accused of a crime against the law and nature as Rome attempts to put down the very real threat he raises in the defense of Florence. Da Vinci was on top of the world after bluffing his way into preventing an all out assault on the city, but Rome doesn’t like being out gunned or outsmarted. Lorenzo orders Piero da Vinci to defend his estranged son in court. During a performance for visiting royalty, Leonardo surprises the corrupt judge. Back at his workshop, Leonardo is surprised by the Turk.