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Old February 17 2013, 05:07 PM   #3
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Re: How do other non-insane genetically engineered children live?

JirinPanthosa wrote: View Post
The genetically engineered blacklist always struck me as the least 'Starfleet' thing Starfleet does in any series. It creates a second class of citizen
The JAG Admiral was right: they can't afford to risk creating another Khan. So that, IMHO, makes the Federation's prohibition justified.

Bashir would appear to be a special case. He, and the Federation itself, is just lucky he didn't turn out like Khan.
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