After years of silence, Texan lawyer Scott Fenney receives a devastating phone call from his ex-wife. She has been accused of murdering her boyfriend,Trey, and is being held in a police cell. Now she is begging Scott to defend her. If Rebecca is found guilty, she will be sentenced to life imprisonment. As he prepares to take the stand in the most dramatic courtroom appearance of his life, Scott is forced to question everything he believes to get to the truth - to save the life of the ex-wife he still loves...
|Publisher||Isis Audio Books; 2010|
THE ABSENCE OF GUILT
An ISIS attack on America is narrowly averted when the FBI uncovers a plot to detonate a weapon of mass destruction during the Super Bowl. Omar al Mustafa, a notorious Muslim cleric known for his anti-American diatribes is arrested, but there is only one problem: there is no evidence against him. If Mustafa is innocent, newly appointed District Judge A Scott Fenney, must set the most dangerous man in Dallas free, with no idea who is really guilty...
John Bookman is a tenured professor at Texas University. He teaches Constitutional Law, and is often mentioned as a future Supreme Court nominee. When he receives a letter seeking his help in a murder case set in the high-stakes world of fracking and corruption in deepest, darkest Texas, Book feels compelled to investigate.