ONE NIGHT IN AMBOISE (MIKE ZORICH) (VOLUME 3)
Judge Jim Hansen has a secret, one he has been hiding for almost 30 years. While he was a student at an overseas campus program in Amboise, France, he was accused of rape and murder. After returning home, it seems as if everyone asks about his past. Meanwhile, his accuser, Corinne Larson, doubts her own actions and seeks professional help. Then it all comes undone for both of them. Now, Judge Hansen is on trial for murder and he must confront the allegations from his past. He asks noted trial lawyer, Mike Zorich, to defend him at a sensational jury trial.Ken Malovos has been practicing law in Sacramento for more than forty years. He spent twelve years with the Public Defender's Office and twenty-five years as a business litigator. He now serves full-time as a mediator and arbitrator. This is his second novel. His first, Contempt of Court, won first prize in the legal genre of the Mystery & Mayhem Book Writing Competition sponsored by Chanticleer Book Reviews. He and his wife, Michele, live in Sacramento.