Accused of murdering the man lying in a pool of blood in his driveway, thirty-four year old Thomas Pearson is immediately arrested. His ordinary life is totally turned upside down when he is forced to enter the South African justice system.
Dealing with incompetent officials and vicious criminals, Thomas is considered guilty until proven innocent. All rules are suddenly suspended and Thomas is trapped in a corrupt system.
Slowly his hopes of being vindicated and regaining his freedom are dwindling. How did he end up in this mess? With no assistance from the outside, Thomas not only has to fight for his survival with all means necessary, but also to keep his sanity and humanity intact.
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