yeah, that's not really that much of a punishment though. If she put in to have them court martialled it wouldn't be until they got back to the AQ
Yeah, it's not like they were left in the brig to rot. And that blue-shirted guy was already a crewman so didn't lose a lot.
The Equinox engineer was an ensign, which okay is a the most junior rank of officer but I'd have thought not being an officer at all feels like quite a loss.