KATO IS ON THE PHONE WITH BRENDA
"Don’t even bother comin' home, nigga. Stay with Trish. See if she’ll give you the family we have. And maybe she’ll come to court with you too."
OUTSIDE OF TRISH'S APARTMENT
"Stop resisting!" Shouts the officer. A 3rd office unholsters his weapon and advances. His gun is now pointed at Kato's head.
Hey boy... Before I smoke your ass, why don'tcha ask y'self if your Black life matters!"
IN THE COURTROOM
"Kato, I'm gonna be honest with you... I'm tired of seeing you this way. But you continue to break the rules. And you leave me no other choice."
"Don't I get a chance to make my case Judge? Where's my due process!?"
Trish is supportive, nodding in the courtroom.
"You lost your due process when you received probation, you lost your due process when you agreed to the curfew, and you lost your due process when they walked you back into my courtroom. Now please stand...
CASTING SPEAKING ROLES:
(LAWYER) MR. WEATHERBEE
ELEANOR (US ATTORNEY)