Terry had always wanted to become a lawyer, but due to
unforeseen circumstances, he is now a clerk in a lawyer's
office. In his younger days he had a big problem with
drinking but knew it was time to give it up.
Vernon was Terry's best friend when they were growing up.
When Vernon accused Terry of stealing his diary,
parted ways. Vernon is now up for murder, and the company
Terry works for will be handling his case. Terry does not
want to come face to face with Vernon, but he has no
Terry is afraid the secret he is hiding from his
firm will come to light.
At first, Vernon doesn't realize Terry is on the case.
The other problem is Terry's ex is now Vernon's wife.
Will the old sparks come back?
Nick Stone books are very interesting. Right when I
I had it figured out, another clue comes into play. The
goes back and fills in the real story behind Vernon
Terry's friendship. It's not what you think. Nick Stone
shows what goes on behind the scenes in a murder case.
Again it's not what you would think.
While I find THE VERDICT very good and informative, it was
little too dragged out for me, but I continued
reading as I wanted to see how the whole story comes
together. And it does. So if you are into murder
mystery you will enjoy this book, just don't put it down in
the boring parts. There are a lot of side stories that in
the end make everything come together.
When Terry Flynt gets the chance to defend a millionaire
accused of murder he knows that the case
could make his career, but the accused man is Flynt’s
greatest enemy—can he defend a man who ruined
Terry Flynt is a struggling legal clerk, desperately trying
to get promoted. And then he is given
the biggest opportunity of his career: to help defend a
millionaire accused of murdering a woman in
his hotel suite.
The only problem is that the accused man, Vernon James,
turns out to be not only someone he knows,
but someone he loathes. This case could potentially make
Terry's career, but how can he defend a
former friend who betrayed him so badly?
With the trial date looming, Terry delves deeper into
Vernon's life and is forced to confront
secrets from their shared past that could have devastating
consequences for them both. For years he
has wanted to witness Vernon's downfall, but with so much
at stake, how can Terry be sure that he
is guilty? And what choices must he make to ensure that
justice is done?