Re: Why can't Ro wear her Bajoran earring?
Mr. Laser Beam wrote:
Odo may be formal, but he has never cared much for the military or its practices.
Exactly. And as his own rank is honorary, he doesn't wear any sort insignia to note his position. And it's been said enough time that he tends to follow his own rules when it comes to doing his job. That's why Starfleet didn't trust him in the first place.
"He clapped his captain—his friend—on the shoulder. Yes, this man was very much like James Kirk, in all the ways that mattered." --Christopher L. Bennett-- Star Trek: Mere Anarachy, The Darkness Drops Again