JAG: Season 7, Episode 7

Ambush (6 Nov. 2001)

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During a UN peacekeeping campaign a Marine captain, exceeding written rules of engagement, orders his team into an ambush, which kills six Marines. Sturgis prosecutes, and Harm and Bud defend. Mac investigates an unlikely peeping tom.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Col. Klesko
Rob Youngblood ...
Sgt. Ed Lanier
Frank Seawell
Sen. Anne Pick
Kitty Swink ...
Janet Sauter
Cynthia Steele ...
Janine Dupree


While a team of Marines aboard a helicopter gunship has a task to protect a relief convoy during a UN peacekeeping program, the Marine captain in charge exceeds the written rules of engagement by directing the pilot to land and his team to seek to capture the leader of a group of rebel combatants. Six of the Marines then die in an ambush. Sturgis prosecutes the captain for dereliction of duty and negligent homicide. Harm and Bud defend him, who says that he has followed an oral "suggestion" from his colonel. Harm ruffles the feathers of Bobbi by issuing a subpoena for her and by calling her to the stand. Meanwhile Mac investigates a case of an unlikely high-tech peeping tom. Written by DocRushing

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Did You Know?


When Harriet gives the two books to Harm, the second book 'Nine Secrets of Highly Successful Lawyers' is authored by Don McGill (who wrote the episode), and the quote on the front is said to be from "Bradford May, Director, Judge Advocate General". Bradford May is the director of this episode. See more »


The episode was supposed to take place in November, but the leaves are still on the trees. See more »

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