Science-Fiction Adventure in the Far Future
Major uprising on Pretoria ( Pretoria / Deneb 0406) formented by the Rachele Society, which resulted in martial law under the Imperial Navy being imposed since that time.
The Imperium, as a rule, does not intervene in local politics. In this case, their intervention was forced when a Scout base on Saki ( Pretoria / Deneb 0306) was destroyed by Nuclear Weapons.
Ref: MT-ENCYC, 1120, 1010 to 1011