Status for season 5
The series is NOT renewed for a new season. It has been cancelled and there will not be a season 5
Burden of Truth is cancelled with no season 5.
The show’s Facebook page announced the news with this statement: “After four incredible seasons, we’re bringing our Burden of Truth story to its conclusion in tonight’s series finale. We are so proud of the stories we’ve been able to tell each season, especially those related to social justice. We’re also tremendously appreciative of the support we’ve received from our fans worldwide". This statement confirms there will not be a Burden of Truth season 5 for the canadian hit series.
The CW has approved season 4 for Burden of Truth. CW’s official synopsis reveals details about the plot in season 4:
When a mining company reopens a dormant mine outside Millwood, Joanna and Billy, lawyers and new parents, step in to protect a local woman’s home from certain destruction. When the mine swiftly retaliates, Joanna is forced to confront a long-buried secret from her past and scramble to protect the future of her career and her family. As both sides prepare for war with the fate of Millwood at stake, Joanna and Billy must juggle their life with a newborn with waging a legal battle against a corporate titan"
Burden of Truth, starring Kristin Kreuk, is a serialized investigative drama about life-altering legal cases, the helpless plaintiffs searching for answers, and the boots-on-the-ground lawyers fighting incredible odds to deliver justice.