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Quota Jock Serong

Quota

Jock Serong

Published
ISBN : 9781922147936
Paperback
251 pages
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A BOLD NEW VOICE IN AUSTRALIAN LITERARY CRIMEWhat do you want me to say, Your Honour? Could you have cocked this thing up any worse? Bloody helpless kid and you know shes back out on the street now. You know it, dont you? Youre known throughoutMoreA BOLD NEW VOICE IN AUSTRALIAN LITERARY CRIMEWhat do you want me to say, Your Honour? Could you have cocked this thing up any worse? Bloody helpless kid and you know shes back out on the street now. You know it, dont you? Youre known throughout the state as a heartless old prick and a drunk, and seeing Ive gone this far, your daughter-in-laws appointment to the court is widely viewed as a grubby political payoff. Shes got about as much ability as you have...CHARLIE JARDIM has just trashed his legal career in a spectacular courtroom meltdown, and his fiancee has finally left him. When an old friend slings him a prosecution brief that will take him to the remote coastal town of Dauphin, Charlie reluctantly agrees that the sea air might be good for him.The case is a murder. The victim was involved in the illegal abalone trade and the even more illegal drug trade. and the witnesses arent talking.And as Dauphin closes ranks around him, Charlie is about to find his interest in the law powerfully reignited.