On a cold blustery winter's night in 1975 madam Shirley Finn is invited to dress in her finest ball gown for a very special occasion.
A kind of public execution - her own.
The politicians and senior police who knew her breathed a sigh of relief. Her murder remains unsolved. Western Australia's dirtiest little secret.
Following a 15-year- investigation by author and journalist Juliet Wills, most of the original players; senior police, brothel madams, lawyers, politicians, gambling lords, witnesses, friends and family tell their side of this disturbing true story.