By Robert Whitlow
In a small Georgia city the place racial tensions run excessive and lives are at stake, can one attorney rise up for justice opposed to the tide of prejudice on each side?
Adisa Johnson, a tender African-American lawyer, resides her dream of training legislations with a prestigious enterprise in downtown Atlanta. Then a split-second mistake alterations the process her career.
Left with out different ideas, Adisa returns to her native land the place a number of days past a white police officer shot an unarmed black youngster who's now mendacity comatose within the hospital.
Adisa is itching to leap into the struggle as a unique prosecutor, yet feels pulled to do what she considers unthinkable—defend the officer.
As the courtroom case unfolds, each person within the small neighborhood needs to confront their very own prejudices. stuck within the center, Adisa additionally attempts to chart her approach alongside a course advanced by way of her budding courting with a charismatic younger preacher who leads the neighborhood flow not easy the police officer resolution for his crime.
This hugely suitable and gripping novel demanding situations us to invite what it potential to forgive whereas looking justice and to pursue reconciliation whereas loving others as ourselves.
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A Time to Stand by Robert Whitlow