|The Pelican Brief: Two Supreme Court Justices have been killed. Now a college professor, who clerked for one of the two men, who's also having an affair with one of his
students, is given a brief by her, that states who probably, wanted to see these two men dead. He then gives it to one of his friends, who works for the FBI. When the FBI
director reads it, he is fascinated by it. One of the president's men who read it, is afraid that if it ever got out, the president could be smeared.