It’s something we all do. We’ve put so many systems and structues in place to manage our lives from cradle to grave. Sometimes, they impede our progress and we shave a few inches here or there to get where need to go.
I was asked if it was okay to use a service in a way to further a mandate even if they weren’t meeting the criteria. This related to a specific program meant to help people in need, which guided my answer.
If another Living Being is compromised or hurt in any way by our actions, then it is the wrong choice. This is integrity.