By Randy Singer
Within the face of injustice, one individual devoted to a holy reason could make a distinction. this is often the tale of the way one attorney, faced with the martyrdom of a Christian missionary, stands as much as injustice regardless of possible insurmountable odds.
In Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, American missionaries are specified via the notorious spiritual police-the Muttawa. the fellow is tortured and killed; his spouse arrested on trumped-up fees prior to being deported to the U.S.
Compelled by means of the injustice of her plight, younger lawyer Brad Carson documents an remarkable civil rights swimsuit opposed to Saudi Arabia and the ruthless head of the Muttawa. however the go well with unleashes strong forces that would cease at not anything to vindicate the Arabian state. Witnesses are intimidated and a few disappear, jurors are bribed, and a member of Brad's personal staff will be trying to sabotage the case.
As Brad navigates a maze of treachery and deception, he needs to gamble his case, his profession, and the lives of these he loves-including very good co-counsel Leslie Conners-on the power of his crew to convey justice to 1 family members, problem the non secular intolerance of a state, and change the process overseas legislations.
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