Re: Janeway's Decision to Kill Tuvix
as established in "The Measure of a Man" a person even an officer has the right to refuse to undergo a procdure that poses an unnecassary risk to their life. Data was determined to have the right to explore his own being.
IIRC, that ruling applied only to Data specifically.
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