THE LINCOLN LAWYER – Review by Diane Carson

Among the many good law and detective series, the ones that stand out present complex ideas and characters, especially when the investigative team includes diverse individuals. Among the best writers with works adapted for both the police and court arenas is Michael Connelly, the creator of The Lincoln Lawyer series. The diverse personalities and varied ethnicities distinguish the drama that targets contemporary issues: an arrogant video game designer, gentrification, bribery, compromised cops, and more. Multiple, atypical L.A. locations add an important element..

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, Jan. 19-25: CAKE

Opening Jan. 23, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Cake, starring Jennifer Aniston as a troubled woman who becomes obsessed with the suicide of a young woman from her local support group. Read on…

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