An Audi sports car, speeding on the wrong side of the road, forces an oncoming van off the road. The van bursts into flames, killing all nine occupants ...eight of them children.
Criminal defense attorney Harrison J. Walker, known simply as Jaywalker, is trying to keep his nose clean while serving a three-year suspension. But when a woman seduces him into representing the Audi Assassin, a man who also happens to be her husband, things get messy.
Struggling with the moral issues surrounding this case, Jaywalker tries to stay focused on his goal limiting the damage to his client by exposing the legal system s hypocrisy regarding drunk driving. But when he rounds a blind corner in the case, he collides with a truth that could turn his entire defense into disaster.
Depraved Indifference is the third novel from Joseph Teller featuring the gritty defense attorney Harrison J. Walker, known by all as Jaywalker. As followers of the series know, Jaywalker doesn’t mind walking an ethical tightrope to get his defendants acquitted, but he does have lines he won’t cross. In this novel Jaywalker is brought into what a appears to be an open and shut case of manslaughter, as a drunken driver has run a bus load of kids off the road, killed them, and took … more