It's certainly within genre to abandon prisoners on an inhabitable planet with the a beacon for the authorities. In this setting, this is almost certainly not a death sentence like it would be if it were to happen in the real world. Hence it's a relatively morally neutral act.
"Rocket Storm, set course for the closest uninhabited but habitable world and we'll drop our friends off. Everyone buckle up."
1. You did not say 'please'
2. Rocket Storm has been through your stuff and none of your hats are silly enough to be a captain's hat.
That said Rocket Storm has no problem with marooning them somewhere