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A matter of life and death / Phillip Margolin.

Margolin, Phillip, (author.).


"Joe Lattimore, homeless and trying desperately to provide for his young family, agrees to fight in a no-holds-barred fight, only to have his opponent die. Lattimore now finds himself at the mercy of the fight's organizers who blackmail him into burglarizing a house. However, when he breaks in, he finds a murdered woman on the floor and the police have received an anonymous tip naming him for the crime. Robin Lockwood, an increasingly prominent young attorney and former MMA fighter, agrees to take on his defense. But the case is seemingly airtight-the murdered woman's husband, Judge Anthony Carasco, has an alibi and Lattimore's fingerprints are discovered at the scene. But everything about the case is too easy, too pat, and Lockwood is convinced that her client has been framed. The only problem is that she has no way of proving it and since this is a death case, if she fails then another innocent will die."--Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781250258434
  • ISBN: 125025843X
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2021.

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General Note:
Electronic book.
Subject: Criminal defense lawyers > Fiction.
Murder > Fiction.
Women lawyers > Fiction.
Homeless men > Fiction.
Portland (Or.) > Fiction.
Criminal defense lawyers.
Genre: Electronic books.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Legal fiction (Literature)
Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Legal fiction (Literature)

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