jack Devlin was on Death Row, convicted of murdering his beautiful socialite wife. But the evidence in the sensational crime is all too cut and dried Public Defender Eve Maitland--a strong advocate of abolishing the death penalty. It's an election year and she knows that the quick conviction looks good in the prosecutor's docket, but this is a cast of life and death. When Jack escapees and contacts Eve, she's forced to make a decision that changes her life. Now they're both on the run ,and their only hope is to find the real murders before their time runs out.