Kirk, Spock, and McCoy land on a primitive planet to negotiate a mining treaty, but soon find themselves involved with intrigue and must flee with a pregnant woman into the surrounding mountains.
Matilda Benson is a tough old woman who rules her children with an iron hand and the promises in her will. Her family then gets involved in a gambling scandal involving sinister nightclub owner Danny Barker. When Barker is found dead the scandal expands to include murder.moreless
After becoming stranded, Bart Maverick manages to hitch a ride with two horsemen. Only these men are being chased by a posse because of a robbery that resulted in a murder. Maverick now becomes the "third" suspect in the crime and must clear himself of the charges before he is killed.moreless