Steve Harmon is the main character of the story. He is charged with felony murder and has to testify. He has to show the jury that he is a normal person and would never do anything to hurt sombody. Steve Harmon is a great example to show people that even if you obey all the laws you can still be looked at as a criminal because of the color of your skin.
Kathy O' Brien
James King was also charged with felony murder. He is on trial for killing and robbing a store. He has to persuade the jury that he is innocent so he has to hope that the witnesses are on his side. James king is the person that other people see us as. By that i mean people see us a criminal that would shoot sombody.
Richard Bobo Evans
Asa Briggs is James King defiance attorney. He has to use the evidence the witnesses give him to show the jury James King isn't guilty.
Kathy O' Brien is Steve Harmon defiance attorney. She has to do the same exact thing Asa Briggs has to do. Steve has a higher chance of being not guilty because he wasn't there and he didn't do anything.
Richard Bobo Evans is a very important witness. Bobo and King was part of the robbery and Bobo tried to blame Steve for being the look out. Bobo Evans has been charged with multiple crimes before, he even went out to eat after he killed someone.
Osvaldo Cruz is part of a gang that Bobo Evans is in. To get inside the crew you have to stab someone inside the face. He was part of the robbery that happen at the store and him and Bobo Evans went to go eat after killing somone.