The old county house courthouse casts the longest shadow in Green Hills , Texas and when former san Antonio Assistant D.A. Jordan Marshall is ticketed for speeding , he is hauled before the bench of Judge Richard Waverly . His honor has a job for a city atty like him:a local boy is charged with the attempted murder of his best buddy . When an outrageous bail is set ,Jordan knows his sullen client is being railroaded. The defendant stands speechless before the court , the whole town arrayed against him and it is up to Jordan to find out why .
"Jay Brandon just keeps getting better ...Local Rules presents a terrifically , engagibg protagonist beautifully paced.. a wondeful book by a masterful author" Jeremiah Healy, author of Rescue
The old county courthouse cast the longest shadow in Green Hills, Texas, and when former San Antonio Assisant D.A. Jordan Marshall is ticketed for speeding, he is hauled before the bench of Judge Richard Waverly. His Honor has a job for him, serve as the court appointed for a local boy charged with the attemted murder of his best friend. When outrageous bail is set, Jordan knows he is being railroaded.The defendant stands speechless and the whole town is against him-and its up to Jordan to find out why.
A good legal thriller that takes place in a small town in Texas - because the attorney is tickets for speeding - and instead of paying a fine, the judge assigns him to represent a local who is charged with attempted murder. Good read