A Time For Mercy/*= "on " */?> October 28, 2020
Jake Brigance, lawyer hero is back, in his toughest case ever. Deputy Stuart Kofer is a protected man, the police code of silence has always shielded him. But one night he goes too far, leaving his girlfriend for dead on the floor before passing out drunk. Her son, sixteen-year-old Drew saves them when he takes the law into his own hands.
Jake Brigance doesn't want this impossible case but he's the only one with enough experience to defend the boy. As the trial begins, it seems there is only one outcome: the gas chamber for Drew. But, as the town of Clanton discovers once again, with Jake Brigance, anything is possible.