Superior Court Judge Timothy Nash thought the brutal murder trial in his court would be like many he d presided over before. He didn t kw it might lead to his own murder. Nash has been tapped as point man in a federal sting operation against the most powerful and dangerous of prey: corrupt judges. Risking his reputation and his life, Nash digs deep into a morass of dirty deals and uncovers a devastating plot of betrayal. The closer he gets to the truth, the more desperate the judges become until they fight back with all the power at their command. It s all coming to a head as the murder trial nears its verdict, a verdict that could spell death for t only the defendant but also for Nash himself.