Rule of Evidence (JAG in Space #3)
John G. Hemry
The fight for justice one of the stars is a endless struggle…
At the very fringe of South Asian Alliance territory, the USS Michaelson is accomplishing maneuvers along her sister send, the USS Maury, in a exhibit of army energy. The Michaelson’s criminal officer, Lieutenant Paul Sinclair, is happy, on account that his female friend, Lieutenant Jen Shen, is serving aboard the Maury as an engineer. The operation goes by way of the numbers—until the Maury is wracked by way of devastating explosions and its engineering part is destroyed.
Paul is thrilled while Jen is located alive, yet his happiness is short-lived. Jen, because the sole survivor in Engineering, is suspected of negligence—or worse, sabotage—and faces court-martial. Now Paul needs to discover what particularly brought on the explosions. however the extra he learns, the extra he faces the negative possibility that the lady he loves will be accountable of sabotage and murder...
Of her. “Lots of site visitors out the following, as ordinary, yet it’s all preserving away from our process lane.” “Captain’s at the bridge!” Hayes settled into his chair and mounted the straps. “Going to take her in, Sonya?” “Yes, sir.” “Try to not scratch the paint.” Hayes grinned, taking a look over as Garcia and Kwan pulled themselves onto the bridge. the 3 senior officials huddled, Hayes’s smile fading into annoyance. Paul leaned towards Sindh. “That doesn’t glance good.” “No. yet we can’t fear approximately that.
Gig’s maneuvering thrusters started firing in fast bursts, compensating for the reactions created by means of the sailors shoving off opposed to the hatch. Paul shuffled ahead, getting merely glimpses of the Maury till he reached the hatch. as soon as he bought his first transparent view, Paul gasped, looking at the wear and tear. His first impact, that anything had taken bites out of the Maury, was once changed by means of a picture of monsters contained in the Maury who’d burst out, shattering every little thing round them. the place the Engineering.
Survival were for a person stuck in that blast. From a distance, and with all he’d visible contained in the send, it couldn’t be wrong or neglected. Admit it to your self. Jen’s long past. Packed in tight at the gig back, Paul now not had whatever in any respect to divert his consciousness. No looming unsafe venture, no consistent paintings together with his fingers and brain, no oversight of his team’s paintings. All he may well do was once sit down within the dimmed inside of the gig, feeling the survival matches round him press in from all sides,.
Lieutenant Bashir, who used to be frowning down on the floor of the safeguard counsel’s desk. item, you fool. You’re permitting them to aspect the whole lot directly at Jen. yet Bashir stated not anything. “Rear Admiral Hidalgo, may well you reason the sort of factor to happen?” “Perhaps. I’ve by no means thought of doing it, for visible purposes, yet i suppose I could.” “Objection.” Lieutenant Bashir ultimately stood, talking truly yet with no strength. “Witness is making an assumption established now not upon his services and.
Been informed that officer was once ordered aft, however the gear she used to be supposedly in my opinion ordered to envision for difficulties has been decided to were in ideal operating order sooner than the explosions at the Maury. “There are not any alibis that may be corroborated via any residing witness, by way of any surviving files, via any stories of these at the Maury who survived. There are not any different attainable reasons for what occurred to the USS Maury other than planned sabotage. Sixty-one officials and enlisted.