Lone Holdout

By Linda Cox

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It was the first time Linda Cox, a Boston bookseller, had ever served on a jury. The case seemed simple at first. A young Hispanic man was accused of cocaine trafficking. A veteran police officer testified against him. But things are not always what they seem. What happened in the jury room and afterwards transformed several lives. This compelling memoir looks deep into the justice system — and a woman’s heart.

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