In the fall of 2001, a nation reeling from the horror of 9/11 was rocked by a series of deadly anthrax attacks. As the pressure to find a culprit mounted, the FBI, abetted by the media, found one. The wrong one. This is the story of how federal authorities blew the biggest anti-terror investigation of the past decade—and nearly destroyed an innocent man. Here, for the first time, the falsely accused, Dr. Steven J. Hatfill, speaks out about his ordeal.
Meanwhile, the FBI, ready and eager to destroy the lives of Steven Hatfill, Ayaad Assaad, and Bruce Ivins, pointedly ignored the one real suspect in the case, Dr. Philip Zack, who was caught on the security system entering the lab where the specific strain of anthrax used on the letters was kept, without authorization and after losing his job over a racially motivated attack on the above Dr. Assaad!