Kate Beckett is following a man she believes is related to the death of her mother. The man turns up dead the next morning. They discover that the man was killed by Vulcan and when his body is discovered, Beckett is framed for that murder. Her only hope is to discover a cassette recording that will help her solve the case and prove her innocence. Castle and the entire team at the precinct must help her or go down with her. Written by
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This episode, with the character of Vulcan Simmons, also guest-starred David Gautreaux, who was cast as a young Vulcan named Xon in the aborted 70s TV series, "Star Trek: Phase II." See more
In the recording of Bracken that Montgomery left for Beckett, the conversation is exclusively between Montgomery and Bracken. But as established in Castle: Knockout
, Montgomery was only a rookie during the Joe Pulgatti/Bob Armen incident; it seems unlikely that two veterans like Raglan and McCallister would choose a new guy to speak for them, especially to the ADA who's been blackmailing them about the crime for which he not only has the ability to prosecute them at any time he chooses, but is heard saying outright he's more than willing to do so. See more
You need to take Bracken down, same as we do.
There has to be a way.
Yes, and I thought I'd found it. I got to one of Bracken's men. He told me there was something that the Senator was afraid of. A recording made by a former associate to protect himself. A recording in which Bracken admits to murder.
Do you know where it is?
No. And neither does Bracken, though he's spent considerable resources trying to recover it, as did I, for over a year with no luck. Hell, it may not even exist. But in my ...
Referenced in Castle: PhDead
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