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Bordeaux: The Bitter Finish

by Sandra Murphy



Max, a police detective in New York City, has gotten herself into trouble over an excessive force complaint. Nowadays, every cop has to worry that bystanders will have their cell phones out, catching every move for YouTube. Max used an illegal choke hold to subdue the man, had no backup in sight, and the whole thing was posted for everyone to see. It doesn’t help that Joe is not only her partner on the job but at home as well. Was the lack of backup on his part a fluke or deliberate?

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