CSI “Altered Stakes” Review

An old case of Nick’s came back to haunt him in "Altered Stakes," this week’s episode of CSI. Because of dirty detective Vega, a convicted criminal saw an opportunity to be released after he claimed Vega coerced him with his fists of justice. It was up to Nick and the team (sans Sara…I like to think she’s traipsing through some jungle with her husband) to keep the killer in prison without any of the evidence that put him there.

I think I saw this episode before in season four, but considering it’s been eight years and there’s enough differences between the two, I’m going to let that slide. Still, I’m not going to lie and say that this episode was anywhere near as compelling as its predecessor. That doesn’t mean it was unwatchable, but I didn’t find myself totally compelled to see it through. Read More...



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