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Alexandrina Victoria was the reigning Queen of The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and British Dominions beyond the Seas, and the Empress of India, from May 1, 1876 until her death on January 22, 1901.
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When a Japanese man named Genshin Asōgi was arrested for killing five nobles of the Great British Empire, the queen grew worried. Their country and Japan were in the middle of negotiating the establishment of an alliance treaty. But if word got out about Genshin killing the British nobles, there wouldn't any alliance happening anytime soon. In fact, there was chance that the two countries could declare war on each other. So queen Victoria had the trial conducted in absolute secrecy, the public was unaware this was happening. Genshin was quickly found guilty an executed.
- Main article: The Adventure of the Great Departure
About ten years later, the Japanese-Anglo Alliance treaty was completed, with the help of new Japanese prime minister of Foreign Affairs, Seishirou Jigoku.
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Then came a case where Barok van Zieks was arrested for killing detective Tobias Gregson. Prosecutor van Zieks was known for his clients mysteriously dying after they escape their trials, rumors were that it was the ghost of his brother, Klimt van Zieks, bringing down justice when his younger brother couldn't. The trial for could Gregson's murder could potentially reveal the actual truth by this "curse", the queen didn't know how the public would react to this so she had this trial conducted in absolute secrecy, it was the first one since Genshin's case.
- Main article: The Resolve of Naruhodō Ryūnosuke
On the second day of the trial, Sherlock Holmes gave queen Victoria a little stuffed toy. It was a special invention that allowed her to watch the trial via holograms. The next day, Iris Watson visited her with some herbal tea, the queen loved it. The trial eventually revealed chief justice Hart Vortex used Tobias Gregson and others to kill all of Barok's defendants to fight against the darkness of London. It also revealed that Vortex framed Genshin for all the crimes and he blackmailed Klimt, the real serial killer, to continue his killing spree. Klimt's third victim was the chief justice at the time, Vortex had him killed so he could have the position. He believed that they needed to counter the darkness with darkness, but the royal family disagreed. The queen stripped Vortex's position as chief justice and had him tried in a future public trial.