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Democratic Republic of Glaiola
Repúlico democrático de Glaíola (Gameigan)
"Paz, Preservación e Xustiza."(Aquian)
(Everish:"Peace, Preservation and Justice")
"Glaíola, Glaíola, Glaíola"(Gameigan)
(Everish:"Glaiola, Glaiola, Glaiola")
|File:Location Map Glaiola.png|
|Official languages||Gameigan • Latinican|
|Recognised national languages||Aquian • Everish|
|Recognised regional languages||Glazilar|
6% No affiliation
• Prime Minister
|Legislature||Glaiolan National Law|
• Upper house
• Lower house
|House of Deputes|
• 2021 estimate
|38/km2 (98.4/sq mi) (83)|
|Currency||Glaiolan Fishas (GΦ) (GFS)|
Glaiola (officially the Democratic Republic of Glaíola) is a sovereign country in Latinica. It is inhabitated by 4,757,875 people, with an area of 125,207 km², having a density of 38 people per km. It's capital is Glaíola City and largest city is Arvá.
Glaiola is a semi-presidential republic. The current President in office is Breógan García and the current Prime Minister is Uxía Fernández. The Glaiolan legislative, the Glaiolan National Law.
Social Policies and Laws
- You become a legal adult at age 18.
- You can obtain a driver's license at age 18. However, you can learn to drive aged 17, unless if you have a disability that affects your ability to drive, which is 16.
- The age of consent is 16.
- The legal age of marriage is 20 without parental permission and 18 with parental permission.
- The legal age of adoption is 19.
- Capital punishment is illegal.
- Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide are legal.
- Pornography is legal with heavy restriction, only allowing 18 year olds or above to access it.
- Gambling is legal with an age restriction of 18.
- The legal voting age is 16. Unless you have unspent convictions or recently served a conviction within the last 3 months.
- You can run for office, aged 21 or above and you must be a citizen of that country.
- In Glaiola, only members of the police force and military can obtain a weapons license at an age of 18.
- Police and military apprentices are allowed a gun license aged 16, but only with supervision with a higher member of the military or police force, aged 21 or above.
- Unsupervised age is 18 or above.
- Alcohol (<15% by volume) is legal and restricted for those 18 years and older.
- Alcohol (>15% by volume) is legal and restricted for those 18 years and older.
- Nicotine and Tobacco products are legal and restricted for those 21 years and older.
- Cannabis is legal for those 21 years and older on the grounds of medical use only.
- In Glaiola, abortion is completely legal and there is little to no stigma towards abortion.
- Costs are generally covered by the state.
- Abortion is legal up to 20 weeks after conception.
- Abortion is legal in the case of fetal defects, unless the sole reason is the fetus has Down's Syndrome.
- Abortion is legal in all cases, except from the sole purpose of it being sex-selective.
- Abortion is regulated by the state.
- Same sex activity is legal in Glaiola, with no stigma towards them by the public.
- The age of consent for same sex intercourse is the same as heterosexual intercourse.
- The LGBT community are allowed to serve in the armed forces.
- The LGBT community has the freedom of expression.
- The LGBT community are protected by law from discrimination.
- The LGBT community has the right to marry and can adopt children.
- Changing one's gender is legal. There is no set limits on the number of genders.
- Xenogenders and Neopronouns are validated.
- Approximately 2 to 2.9% of Glaiola's GDP is spent on the military annually.
- Women are permitted to serve in the armed forces.
- Conscription is enforced with alternative service available.
Freedom of Speech
- Freedom of speech is granted to all citizens constitutionally.
- It is legal to criticize the government.
- Online speech falls under Freedom of Speech.
- Laws concerning hate speech do exist.
- Laws concerning the incitement of violence do exist.
- The press is considered as almost completely free, however they cannot be far left or right.
- There is moderate censorship online by the government for hateful, violent and pornographic content.
- Animal based farms must have a license, where farmers have to be sustainable with their meat, hold and kill animals in ethical fashion.
- Using animals for entertainment purposes (e.g. zoos and circus) are prohibited. However, citizens are allowed to open public conservation centres, where it is highly regulated.
- Any farming that is unethical and insights cruelty towards animals are illegal.
- Most of the population are either vegetarian or vegan, some only eat meat.
- It is illegal for endangered animals to be farmed for meat and/or products. However, they are allowed to be conserved for breeding purposes only.
- Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) products are highly regulated and must be tested in a lab first.