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Drafting was the act of forcing someone to enlist in a military, often without their consent.

A New York newspaper article published in 1930 quoted an individual as saying "I'm going to be drafted next month and don't want to spend $15 or $25." (TOS: "The City on the Edge of Forever")

In the 2270s, an upset Doctor Leonard McCoy protested his reinstatement under the reserve activation clause, clarifying "in simpler language, Captain, they drafted me!" (Star Trek: The Motion Picture)

In 2373, Neelix asked Kathryn Janeway's permission to accompany a rescue team that was trying to locate Kes, giving his combat training and willingness to make the mission a success as reasons why he ought to go. She agreed, saying "Consider yourself drafted." (VOY: "Warlord")

Janeway later quipped, "I get the feeling I'm about to be drafted." when Lieutenant Ducane told of the need to correct Seven of Nine's temporal incursions. (VOY: "Relativity")

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