"Strength and will are what make a weapon." The vote is unanimous and Jax removes Vice President patch and his Redwood Original patches in preparation to go Nomad, but after learning of his mother’s rape at the hands of L.O.A.N., he returns as the Vice President of SAMCRO wanting revenge on L.O.A.N., specifically A.J. Jax shows them the money they made from the first deal to convince them. They find two women dead in the road. He is then called away to a group meeting ("Church") where all of the chapter's members meet. The act greatly enrages the Bastards and Bobby. Jax then kills Kohn and has sex with Tara. Galen promises to make SAMCRO pay for this. When Jax returns home and begins looking through storage, he finds old photographs of his late father and a journal titled The Life and Death of Sam Crow: How the Sons of Anarchy Lost Their Way. By season 4, he has forced Clay out of the presidency, and taken that office himself. When he visits the police station to ask Unser if he had any leads on Donna’s killing, David Hale approaches him. In the first episode of Season 2, Jax and Clay go head to head over Donna’s death. SAMCRO intends to wait until the restaurant, where the money is stored, closes before raiding it, but Chuck’s frequent unconscious masturbating is unbearable for them and they decide to raid the restaurant straight away. He has abdominal scars stemming from a prison stabbing incident involving the Russian mob. In contrast, the Sons of Anarchy bring notoriety to an otherwise ideal community with their illegal means of income, sacrificing the town's otherwise peaceful existence. He meets with Gemma and tells her if she wants back into their lives she has to go back to Clay, gain his trust and help him get the evidence he needs. Kohn is then arrested for breaching Tara’s restraining order against him. Meanwhile, Gemma finds Jax's pregnant ex-wife Wendy Case collapsed in her home, and he rushes to the hospital. Meineke drops his cell phone at the scene, and his last calls have been to Clay Morrow. Clay and Gemma begin to worry that Jax is abandoning the club and what it stands for. Although all this could just be an example of Hollywood glamour taking over in place of logic, a simple scene could have easily explained why everyone always appears so fresh. With Chibs taking over as Prez and Tig acting as Vice, there was little manpower to keep the MC gainfully employed, but the club operated with so few members for the majority of the show's run. He demands $150,000 or he'll kill Lyla; Nero gives him $134,000 in cash and some good watches and he takes Chibs as a new hostage. After interrogating the officers it discovered that someone not only called them, but also paid them to deport SAMCRO. Jax tells Clay that he will back him as long Clay lets Jax out of SAMCRO and that the president’s patch goes to Opie. When he later visits Tara, she tells him that she is afraid of being caught for killing Kohn and that she is moving back to Chicago. The episode ends with Jax in the van tailing Juice. Although certain Sons have stood by the notion of "the club comes first," not everyone has returned their kindest. The latter is from Wendy’s drug abuse, but the former problem is likely a genetic defect. Removing his hands from the handlebars, spreading them outward like a bird or crucified man, and closing his eyes with a small smile, he slams into the front of the semi, killing himself and dying in a manner similar to his father, on the same highway. With the votes in and the cuts changed, it didn't take long for the Devil's Tribe to be no more. On paper, there's more than enough to go around, though the Sons' members would have most viewers believing the risks aren't worth the rewards. will fight an underhanded war against SAMCRO and he is against Clay’s plans to strike at the Aryans head-on. Jax tells Opie what Pope told him and confides in Opie about Clay killing JT and Piney. Later, he attends Opie's wedding as his best man. Jax is calm and collected most of the time but is easily angered and has no remorse in killing. Clay agrees to the deal. Although the Bay Area wasn't too far from home, which made smuggling contraband into the country easier, there was still a question as to why the Redwood Originals remained in Charming. Jax later meets with Juice stating that if Juice wants to make sure the Club never finds out, he will find some legal documents that would confirm Clay set the Nomads in motion. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, https://sonsofanarchyapl.fandom.com/wiki/Jax_Teller?oldid=4760. After the destruction of members, family and various acquaintances, Jax's self-destructive path led him to an early grave and his band of brothers encouraged him with their refusal to dissuade his actions. Because of this, the baby has a heart defect and a tear in his abdomen. Romeo and Luis are CIA informants and need the gun deal to survive; however, Irish King Galen will only deal with Clay. Dr. Tara Knowles tells him that track marks were found on Wendy’s hands and feet, and that they had to perform an emergency C-section on her, leaving the baby ten weeks premature. As John Teller's son and the rightful heir to his creation, Jax was a bright spot among the incessantly bloody actions of the club. After the patch-over party, Jax goes for a ride and attracts the attention of a group of Mayans. They decide to wait out Juice to avoid damaging the Club’s image. The removal of Amelia Dominguez isn't just a perfect example of an Easter egg cameo.

They realized that this fued with the Mayans was gonna get ugly and the only way to get protection from SAMCRO is to do a patch over. At the deal, Jax learns that Clay has set it up for SAMCRO to mule cocaine for the cartel and the Mayans.