He used to relish putting suspects in jail, but in his latest case, Luke Garrisonnow a defense attorneywill stop at nothing to save a man accused of murder During a sleepover with her two friends, Emma goes missing. The owners of a local news network, her parents have money and power. As the police scour the city, Emmas father offers a 250,000 reward for his daughters safe return.
Eight days after the abduction, two hikers find her. Emma has been dead for days. After a years fruitless search, the police make an arrest, picking up the networks star anchorman.
As Emmas father brays for blood, Luke Garrison is the only person who dares to stand in his way. Once a merciless District Attorney, Luke became a defender after mistakenly sending a man to the gas chamber. Now he will let no onenot even a bereaved fatherrush justice.
But is he doing the right thing, or is he fighting to set a killer free?