The jury went into their room,
Returned with a verdict fore noon.
And when it was read,
The lawyer dropped dead,
He’d counted his money too soon.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Dan Russ is a retired
law enforcement officer in Southern
California having worn a uniform for 31
years. The majority of his time he worked
as a deputy sheriff with the Ventura County
Sheriff's Office. After 26 years, he traded
in the tan and green for the dark blue
uniform worn by officers of the CSU Channel
Islands Police Department in Camarillo.