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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 commitee.

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 laywer, 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 relunctantly 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

Associated Characters

Aaron DoralAdmiral Helena CainAmanda GraystoneBen StarkBilly Keikeya
BoxeyBrother John CavilCally ( Battlestar )Capt. TroyCassiopeia
Colonel Jack FiskD'anna BriersDaniel GraystoneDr. CottleEllen Tigh
Joseph AdamaLacy RandLeoben ConoyLt. AthenaLt. Dillon
Lt. Felix GaetaLt. Louanne 'Kat' KatraineLt. Margaret `Racetrack` EdmonsonLt. Sharon Valerii ( Boomer )Lucifer
Number SixPetty Officer DuallaPresident Laura RoslinPriestess EloshaSam Adama
Samuel AndersSerinaShannon AdamaShebaSimon O'Neill
Sister Clarice WillowTamara AdamaTom ZarekTory FosterZoe Graystone

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Associated Aliens


Associated Spaceships

Cloud 9Colonial ViperCylon BasestarCylon FighterResurrection Ship

Associated Films

Battlestar Galactica IIBlood and ChromeRazor
The Plan  

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