“Leave us alone, and nobody gets hurt!”
Regional Influence: Superpower
Location: Galts Gulch
Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
Votes translate linearly to elected representation, with no seats or electoral college.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Citizens may have multiple spouses.
Citizens are legally entitled to end their lives.
Biological reproduction is prohibited.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
Law & Order
Criminals may be ordered to undergo physical punishment.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Children may be legally employed as workers and contractors.
Cannabis may be legally purchased.
The nation is nuclear powered.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.