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Battlestar Galactica - The Son Also Rises

Epsiode Synopsis

President Laura Roslin starts to pick names out of a hat to be part of the tribunal that tries Dr. Gaius Baltar and it brings a smiles to Col. Saul Tigh face when he learns that Commander William Adama has been picked as part of the tribunal committee.

The first lawyer that is selected is killed in a terrorist explosion on board a Colonial Raptor that was due to take him off the Battlestar Galactica 2003. A new lawyer, Romo Lampkin takes up the role of being Gaius's lawyer. Capt. Lee Adama ( Apollo ) is appointed to be Romo's bodyguard for the duration of the trial. Lee is still grieving for the loss of Lt. Kara Thrace ( Starbuck ) and occasionally keeps making mistakes.

Lampkin insists on seeing his client which Lee reluctantly agrees to and allows Romo and Baltar to use Lee's room as its not bugged. After the conversation, Romo insists on going to Colonial One to see the President.

As the group are boarding the Colonial Raptor, Romo's cat escapes his carrier and goes walkabouts on the deck. When the cat goes under the Raptor, Cpl. Tyrol discovers a bomb and everyone manages to get to safety.

Romo eventually meets the President and requests some files which will be delivered to Romo in good time. Romo returns to the Galactica.

When the paperwork that Romo requested arrives, Romo sifts through the paperwork incase there's a bomb. However, there is a bomb on a door that Romo is about to enter and is saved by a Colonial Marine. Romo is taken to the hospital where when Lee sifts through Romo's belongings finds an object which leads him to to Kelly who has been behind the campaign to kill all those trying to represent Gaius Baltar.

Now that the terrorist has been caught, Lee wants to help Romo but his father, William wants his son to return to duty. In the end, Lt. Helo takes on the role that Lee was doing, that is the role of C.A.G.

Copyright: Vivendi Universal

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Associated Characters

Aaron DoralAaron KellyAdmiral Helena CainAlex QuartararoAmanda Graystone
Barnabas GreeleyBecca KellyBen StarkBilly KeikeyaBoxey
Brendan 'Hotdog' ConstanzaBrother John CavilCally ( Battlestar )Capt. TroyCassiopeia
Coker FasjovikColonel Jack FiskD'anna BiersDaniel GraystoneDr. Cottle
Ellen TighHera AgathonJordan DuramJoseph AdamaLacy Rand
Leoben ConoyLt. AthenaLt. DillonLt. Felix GaetaLt. Louanne 'Kat' Katraine
Lt. Margaret `Racetrack` EdmondsonLt. Sharon Valerii ( Boomer )LuciferMotherNumber Six
Petty Officer Anastasia DuallaPriestess EloshaSam AdamaSamuel AndersSerina
Shannon AdamaShebaSimon O'NeillSister Clarice WillowTamara Adama
Tom ZarekTomas VergisTory FosterZak AdamaZoe Graystone

Associated Planets

AerilonAquariaCanceronCapricaCarillon
CylonGemenonKobolLeonisLibris
PiconSagittaronScorpiaTauronVirgon

Associated Aliens

CylonCylonKoboliansOvion 

Associated Spaceships

Cloud 9Colonial ViperCylon BasestarCylon FighterResurrection Ship

Associated Films

Battlestar Galactica IIBlood and ChromeRazor
The Plan  


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