"All right! All right! We've come to a stand still." The foreman scowled at his fellow jurors, trying to discern who the one hold out was.
I didn't care. I knew the defendant was innocent. I knew who really did the crime. I should--I was there! Who knew that I would be picked for THIS case? Fate sure deals a funny hand. I always did like poker!
"Judge, this note is for you."
$500,000 buys you a guilty verdict and my silence. Guilty. Not guilty. The decision is yours. He was your "john", right? J
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