Next month author Kevin Boyle will be on Points North. His book, Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age is the great Michigan read for this year. He'll be on Points North on March 16th. Arc of Justice a historical courtroom drama set in Detroit in 1925. It's a murder trial related to racial segregation in the early twentieth century. Grant Parsons is a trial attorney in Traverse City who was on a panel discussion about the book recently..