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Old November 8 2012, 03:51 AM   #54
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Re: What happens if someone from the past shows up...

Drago-Kazov wrote: View Post
What happens if someone from the past shows up in the enlightened society of the Federation and we know that he committed crimes by "today's" standards?
If a time traveler from the past had committed an act that was legal in his own culture at the time, the Federation ought to have no jurisdiction in the matter -- assuming the Federation is at least as enlightened as the United States Constitution on the matter of ex post facto.

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And something worse happened, didn't it? They cancelled Star Trek and put on lost in Space or whatever.
Lost in Space started before Star Trek and was canceled a year before Star Trek was.
And furthermore, it was on a different network.
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