During the close of the Four Years War between the Federation and the Klingon Empire, Starfleet occupied those Orion Colonies formerly held by the Klingons, in a period Orions knew as the Year of Horror. Among those worlds was Hartha. There the Federation placed restrictions on commerce that the Orions found intolerable. These new rules were supported by a military presence that the Orions could not resist.
In response, in reference stardate 1/9805 (c. 2256), Arthas Liktor ran through the Federation front lines and made it to the Orion homeworld of Botchok (Rigel VIII). He attempted to warn of the tightening Federation grasp, but was imprisoned by Botchok Planetary Congress to stop him talking. (FASA RPG module: The Orions: Book of Deep Knowledge)
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