“But your princess is in another castle!” Princess Shy Guy
|Category: Scandinavian Liberal Paradise|
Regional Influence: Sprat
Location: 10000 Islands
The special status of a royal family is enshrined in law.
Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
The right to public protest is considered to be essential.
Votes translate linearly to elected representation, with no seats or electoral college.
Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Citizens may have multiple spouses.
Citizens are legally entitled to end their lives.
Compulsory Organ Harvesting
Citizens have no say in the medical use of their bodies after death.
Biological reproduction is prohibited.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
Animals may not be kept in confinement.
Law & Order
Citizens are forbidden from owning firearms.
Jails and prisons are not employed.
Industry is owned and run by the government in a centrally planned economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
Cannabis may be legally purchased.
Cars are banned.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
The nation opposes the use of WMDs.
The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.