19 Minutes Timeline by Aspen Florey By af3174 Apr 28, 1990 Birthing Class Alex had to rush out of birthing class because she had to defend a client. Apr 29, 1990 Alex's Choice When Alex goes back to visit Lacy, Alex tells her she isn't keeping her baby and that she is giving her up for adoption. Apr 29, 1990 Josie's Dad Alex reveals that the father of her baby is her college professor Logan Rourke. May 1, 1990 Alex's Realization After Alex holds Lacy's baby son Peter, Alex realizes that she does not want to give up her baby. May 27, 1990 The Birth During labor the pain was excruciating and she wanted it all to end. But it was all worth it when Alex got to hold Josie. Aug 22, 1995 First Day of School On the first day of school, Peter was happy he sat with Josie on the bus. But then an older boy started to pick on Peter and the boy threw Peter's new lunch box out of the bus window. Aug 27, 1995 Josie Is Sent to the Principal Josie gets sent to the principal's office because she beat up a boy, Drew, who was picking on Peter Oct 7, 1995 Teacher Conferences At parent-teacher conferences, Peter's teacher tells Lacy Peter is going to have to step up if he wants the bullying to stop. If Peter does not do this, Lacy will not let him play with Josie Nov 5, 1995 Alex's New Job Alex applie for the Judge position and she recieves the job. Nov 13, 1995 Playing With a Gun Peter finds his father's gun and shows it to Josie. Alex gets very upset and she takes Josie home. Dec 2, 1995 Peter Learns to Use a Gun Peter's father tells Peter that he is going to take him hunting soon. His father shows Peter how to load and use a gun. Aug 22, 2001 First Day of Sixth Grade Drew purposely spilled milk all over Peter's new school binder. Sep 11, 2001 9/11 While the kids were at school, terrorists attacked the twin towers. Josie was extremely emotional, while Peter felt relieved when the day and the incident was over. Oct 3, 2001 Soccer Practice After soccer practice ended, Drew and Matt Bullied Peter and broke his glasses while they were dressing in the locker room. Oct 15, 2001 Josie's Realization While working on a timeline about the American Revolution with Courtney Ignatio, Josie tries on lipstick for the first time and realizes how easy it is to become a different person. Oct 25, 2001 Hunting Peter and his father go hunting for the first time. Peter got scared and he couldn't shoot the deer. Nov 5, 2001 The End of a Friendship After Peter stands up for Delores Keating, Josie tells Peter she is different when she is with her other friends. Josie tells Peter she can't hangout with him anymore. Sep 8, 2006 Joey Bullies Peter While Peter was in the bathroom, he overheard his brother and another boy making fun of him. Oct 10, 2006 Josie Finds Her Father With the help of Peter, Josie was able to find the adress of her father. Nov 7, 2006 Class Presentation Peter presents his pie chart about school popularity. He puts Josie as the bridge between different popularity groups. Josie gets embarassed and tells Peter not to talk to her anymore. Nov 15, 2006 Josie Meets Her Father Matt takes Josie to meet her father. Her father doesn't want anything to do with Josie and he pays her to leave. Dec 4, 2006 Matt Abuses Josie After Josie tells Matt she doesn't want to leave Maddie's party, he gets angry and he grabs her and leaves bruises. Dec 10, 2006 Joey Dies After coming home late, Peter's parents tell him his brother died in a car accident. Feb 2, 2007 Lacy's Advice Peter tells his mother that he has a crush on a girl and Lacy tells him he should tell that girl how he feels. Feb 8, 2007 The Email Courtney logs into Josies email and she finds the love note Peter wrote to Josie. Courtney forwards it to everyone at school. Feb 9, 2007 Peter Gets Bullied After Courtney tells Peter that Josie likes him back, he tries to talk to Josie at lunch. Matt makes fun of Peter and he pulls his pants down. Feb 15, 2007 Josie Is Pregnant After Josie and Matt have unprotected sex, Josie finds out she is pregnant. Feb 22, 2007 Peter Steals a Gun While getting gas from his neighbor, Peter steals one of his handguns. Mar 6, 2007 Peter Grabs a Pistol After seeing the email he wrote to Josie that was sent to the entire school, he is sent over the deep end and he puts a few pistols in his backpack. Mar 6, 2007 During the Shooting While hiding out in the locker room, Matt tells Josie that he loves her. Mar 6, 2007 Josie Shoots Matt One of Peter's guns falls out of his backpack and Josie picks it up. Josie turns towards Matt and she shoots him. Mar 6, 2007 Their Secret Peter and Josie make a deal that if Josie didn't tell Peter's secret he wouldn't tell hers. Mar 6, 2007 Signal 1000 As detective Patrick Ducharme was driving around town, he heard the radio signal called Signal 1000 and he was notified of a shooting at Sterling High School. Mar 6, 2007 Carrying Josie Patrick witnesses the aftermath of the shooting. He finds the shooter, a dead boy, and Josie in the locker room. He carries Josie safely out of the school. Mar 6, 2007 Lacy Arrives at the School Lacy arrives at the high school and she searches for Peter. As she is searching, she hears a high school girl say that Peter was the one who fired shots in the school. Mar 6, 2007 Patrick Meets With Peter After Peter is taken into custody, detective Patrick tries to talk to Peter but he won't say anything about the shooting. Mar 6, 2007 The Last Victim Patrick and Dr. Frankenstein walk through the school and notice that the last victim was the only one shot twice. Mar 6, 2007 Jordan McAfee Jordan McAfee agress to defend Peter in court because he believes Peter deserves a fair trial. Mar 6, 2007 Josie Finds Out Matt Is Dead Patrick tells Josie that Matt died. She starts to sob hysterically. Mar 7, 2007 Josie Sees Haley While leaving the hospital Josie sees Haley Weaver. Haley was shot in the face and she was covered in bandages. Josie started to shake and she wished she didn't see her Mar 7, 2007 Alex Wants To Judge Although Alex's daughter was a student in the shooting, Alex wants to judge this case because she believes she can be impartial. Mar 7, 2007 Matt's Memorial During Matt's memorial service, Josie walks up to his casket and starts to sob. Mar 7, 2007 Lacy Sees Peter In Jail Lacy meets Peter in jail. She realizes that he is a different boy then she use to know. Peter tells his mother that she never really saw the real him. Mar 7, 2007 Peter Talks to Jordan Peter tells Jordan about all the bullying he has gone through since elementary school. Peter tells Jordan that the people he shot started it. Mar 7, 2007 Slashed Tires Because Jordan is defending Peter, someone slashed the tires on his car. Mar 16, 2007 Josie Watches a DVD Josie sneaks out of her room in the middle of the night to watch an old DVD of her friends and Matt. She takes off the neckalce Matt gave her and she hides it in the couch. Mar 16, 2007 Josie Leaves the House Alex decides to take Josie out of the house for the first time since the shooting and Josie ends up having a panic attack. Apr 6, 2007 Memorial A makeshift memorial of crosses was set up for the victims of the shooting and sometimes there would be one for Peter. Apr 12, 2007 Nothing Has Changed At school Drew shoots spitballs at a student. Josie realizes that nothing has changed after the shooting. Apr 13, 2007 Peter is Charged Peter is charged with first-degree murder for 10 people, attempted first degree murder, and possesion of firearms and explosives. Apr 17, 2007 Jordan Puts Josie on Witness List In order to force Alex to step down from the case, Jordan puts her daughter Josie on the witness list. Apr 26, 2007 Peter's Birthday On Peter's birthday he gets a roommate in his jail cell. He breaks the kid's glasses because he wanted to be alone on his birthday. Aug 6, 2007 Court During court, Dr. King Wah testifies and claims that Peter has PTSD and he was in a dissociatvie state during the shooting. Aug 6, 2007 Lacy Is Called To Testify While Lacy was testifying, the father of Maddie Shaw stood up and accused Lacy of being a bad mother. Aug 6, 2007 Peter Testifies Peter is called up to testify. He wanted to tell everyone why he did what he did, but he breaks from script and says something he shouldn't have. Aug 6, 2007 Josie Testifies Josie remembers what really happened that day at school. And when she is called up to testify she tells the court that she shot Matt. Aug 6, 2007 Peter Is Charged Peter is charged with 8 first-degree murders and 2 second-degree murders. While he is laying in jail, Peter sticks his sock down his throat and kills himself. Mar 6, 2008 Alex's Job Alex went back to being a public defender instead of a judge. Mar 8, 2008 Sterling High A Year After A year after the shooting, Sterling High changed. The lockers were open cubbies, everyone had to wear IDs, and there were chairs in the cafeteria dedicated to the victims. Mar 8, 2008 Alex Is Pregnant Alex is pregnant with her and Patrick's baby.