Rogue Lawyer Quotes.

1. "If a prosecutor gets caught cheating, he either gets reelected or elevated to the bench. Our system never holds a bad prosecutor accountable."
- John Grisham, Rogue Lawyer

2. "Sadly, dissent nowadays is considered unpatriotic, and in our post-9/11 atmosphere any criticism of those in uniform, any uniform, is stifled. Being labeled soft on crime or soft on terror is a politician’s curse."
- John Grisham, Rogue Lawyer

3. "Guilt beyond a reasonable doubt means if he probably did it, then let’s get him off the streets."
- John Grisham, Rogue Lawyer

4. "I learned a long time ago not to waste time analyzing why judges do the things they do."
- John Grisham, Rogue Lawyer

5. "Such is the lunacy and unfairness of the system. Huver’s witnesses, the ones testifying on behalf of the State, are cloaked with legitimacy, as if they’ve been sanctified by the authorities. Cops, experts, even snitches who’ve been washed and cleansed and spruced up in nice clothes, all take the stand and tell lies in a coordinated effort to have my client executed. But the witnesses who know the truth, and are telling it, are discounted immediately and made to look like fools."
- John Grisham, Rogue Lawyer

6. "Like so many, this trial is not about the truth; it’s about winning."
- John Grisham, Rogue Lawyer

7. "deal with self-righteous prosecutors who lie, cheat, stonewall, cover up, ignore ethics, and do whatever it takes to get a conviction, even when they know the truth and the truth tells them they are wrong."
- John Grisham, Rogue Lawyer

8. "the eight warrior cops and their chief are terminated before the civil trial, they would likely become hostile witnesses against the City."
- John Grisham, Rogue Lawyer

9. "And every defendant, regardless of how despicable the person or his crime, is entitled to a lawyer. Most laymen don’t understand this and don’t care. I don’t care either. This is my job."
- John Grisham, Rogue Lawyer

10. "Do we really want fair trials? No, we do not. We want justice, and quickly. And justice is whatever we deem it to be on a case-by-case basis."
- John Grisham, Rogue Lawyer

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