Justyce
Vocabulary
Characters
Trial
Plot
100

Where did Justyce go when he came home from college and who did he see?

He went to Manny's grave and Jared was there.

100

severing (p. 21)

cutting (verb)

100

Who does Justyce go see in Juvie?

Quan

100

Why did the defense attorney ask Justyce about Blake's birthday party?

She wanted Justyce to talk about the fight and make him look aggressive. 

100

Why did Justyce go meet up with Martel?

Quan told him that he needed people to back him up. Quan told him about "The Black Man's Curse."

200

Why does Justyce stop writing to Martin?

He gives up hope and thinks it is pointless.

200
belatedly (p. 31)

after the fact (adverb)

200

Who was Garrett Tison's partner?

Officer Castillo

200

What did the media show to make Justyce look like a thug?

A cropped picture from Halloween. 

200

Why did the cops come to Justyce's graduation?

Garett Tison's house was set on fire and they wanted to know his involvement since two of the three they arrested named him.

300

Did Justyce start writing to Martin again?

Yes, when he went off to college. 

300

valiant (p. 43)

brave (adjective)

300

Who started the arson at Garrett Tison's house?

The gang- Trey, Brad and a 3rd person. 

300

What was the verdict of the first trial?

Garrett Tison was charged with 3 crimes, but the murder charge was a mistrial. 

300

Why did Garrett Tison shoot Manny?

They were playing loud music and refused to turn it down.  He said he perceived a threat of a gun. 

400

Why does Justyce dread the retrial? 

He will have to relive Manny's death

400

adoration (p. 44)

extreme admiration; love (abstract noun)

400

Who gives Justyce a long drink, not of water but pure alcohol?

Martel 
400

What City law did the lawyer say Justyce & Manny did not follow?

The loud noise oridance. 

400

Why does Justyce's mom not want Justyce to date SJ?

Because she is white. 

500

Why is Justyce afraid of his reaction to alcohol?

Alcohol made his father violent

500

conundrum (p. 49)

complex problem (abstract noun)

500

This character wants to show the whole Halloween picture, not just the portion with Justyce as "thug."

Jared

500

Was there a new trial? What happened?

There was not another trial. Garrett Tison was killed in jail.


500

What happens at SJ's house with Justyce and SJ after Justyce leaves Martel's house?

They confessed that they like each other. They start dating. 

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