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Murder/Mystery, Legal Fiction, Courtroom Drama, Criminal Fiction, Mystery, Thriller, and Suspense, Law History, Detective/Law
The Gyroscope Of Guilt
George Wilgus III
When a well-respected Princeton trial lawyer is compelled to defend a distinguished anesthesiologist accused of murdering her husband, he fails to grasp that the seeds of their mutual destruction, or salvation, already were embedded in earlier events over which they had no control. Seventy years of theft, greed, and deceit coalesce around the unsuspecting participants and unleash a cataclysm of grief, revenge, and personal destruction. What appears as reality only is a pretext for what lies ahead. Is the accused a victim of a monstrous pharmaceutical plot or a killer out for revenge? The specter of guilt works in uncontrollable ways. A photojournalist on assignment in Vienna may hold the answer if she lives to reveal it. A Munich art dealer with a long-buried secret from Nazi Germany can link the past to the present, if he risks his career and possibly his life. Only the trial holds the outcome, one which none of the numerous participants, nor those who orchestrated the unfolding events ever will forget. Laden with history, law, forensics, and courtroom psychology, The Gyroscope Of Guilt keeps you guessing until it’s riveting conclusion.
George Wilgus III is the co-author of The Layman’s Guide To Legal Survival. A former assistant prosecutor, he is a certified civil trial lawyer with over 40 years of trying cases before juries in State and Federal courts. On the civil side, he has represented numerous manufacturers, insurance carriers, companies, professionals, municipalities, police departments, school districts, and individuals in the defense of all types of civil litigation. He has acted as an arbitrator of varied legal disputes. He is a graduate of Princeton University and the National Law Center at George Washington University.
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