James lies under oath to protect his husband and the Grant administration
When he is testifying before the Grand Jury, James testifies that he found no memory card in Defiance, Ohio and doesn't know what David Rosen is talking about. The entire case completely falls apart, especially when Abby steals the memory card back from David, seemingly ending any chance of them reconciling.
David's Case Unravels
Season 2, Episode 13 - Nobody Likes Babies
First Aired: 02/07/2013
Starring: Kerry Washington, Tony Goldwyn, Jeff Perry, Darby Stanchfield, Columbus Short, Katie Lowes, Guillermo Diaz, Joshua Malina, Bellamy Young
Guest Starring: Gregg Henry, Debra Mooney, Norm Lewis, George Newbern