When Joseph Quentin asks defense attorney Jilly Truitt to defend his wife, who has been charged with murdering her own mother in what the media are calling a mercy killing, every instinct tells Jilly to say no. Against her better judgment, Jilly meets with Vera and reluctantly agrees to take on her case. As the trial approaches, Jilly scrambles to find a crack in the case and stumbles across a dark truth hanging over the Quentin family. But is it enough to prove Vera's innocence? Hometown: Pincher Creek, AB. Print run 30,000.