When does self-defense become murder? Kyle Morrison is about to find out. Kyle is an ordinary guy living a life he chose for himself. He has his own diner. He has a great girlfriend. He has his privacy and a reputation for being a good, hardworking man. That all changes the day Kyle kills a 15-year-old would-be robber. The prosecution thinks he went beyond self-defense. His girlfriend doesn't know what to do. The Internet has made Kyle an unwilling poster child in the nation's gun control debate.
Adam S. Barnett has been an attorney since 1994. His focus has been on children's rights and therapeutic alternatives to incarceration. His popular humor blog, "Comics Make No Sense," ran for over 10 years. He lives in the Plains region of the United States with his wife, Laura. He writes legal thrillers and dark comedies. That guy you see trying to rescue stray dogs off the side of the road? That's him. The guy helping turtles cross busy streets? Also him.