Steve Harmon is a sixteen year old who is in jail and he is about to be on trial for murder. He is black, imaginative, and he is scared to lose the case. He is called MONSTER by the prosecutor. He wants to be free and have a life too.
The Judge is tall and thin. He looks bored with the case. He has white hair. He is sixty years old.
Sandra Petrocelli is the prosecutor who will do anything to win the case and prove that Steve is guilty. She is the one who calls Steve monster. She is the prosecutor for James King as well.