|We must do research!
On their journey to New Weedale, The Chosen come across a slaver and the people he holds, so the group attacks to free the slaves. However, the freed do not take it well, and fight the group after the slaver is dead. Eventually the attackers flee. The party then recovers a bounty notice that reveals that the slavers where also on the hunt for The Chosen, on orders of Siltharic Khashab. She has declared herself acting queen of Irulan, blames the death of the former king on The Chosen, along with other violent events, and offers large sums of money for their capture and trial.