Death Wish

Star Trek: VoyagerStardate not given: When the crew investigates a strange comet, they accidentally beam aboard a renegade member of the Q continuum who had been imprisoned for wanting to die. When Q comes to take him back, the new Q requests asylum from Captain Janeway who convenes a hearing to determine whether asylum will be granted. Although Q attempts to influence the outcome, the Captain comes to a difficult decision on her own.

Order the DVDsteleplay by Michael Piller
story by Shawn Piller
directed by James L. Conway
music by Dennis McCarthy

Guest Cast: John de Lancie (Q), Gerrit Graham (Q), Jonathan Frakes (Commander Riker), Peter Dennis (Isaac Newton), Maury Ginsberg (himself)

LogBook entry by Paul Campbell