Traci Lords is freelance photographer ackie Swanson, whose only desire is to make enough money to keep custody of her five-year-old boy. After she is hired by the police to help their public image, Jackie takes one picture too many. Now she holds the only physical evidence to a police murder cover-up. As her life is threatened, she doesn't run or hide, she searches for justice. But when the police use her little boy to get to her, Jackie trades in her 35mm camera for a 45-magnum. She learns that the time to fight is not the TIME TO DIE.