The nation does not hold democratic elections.
Only state-controlled media is permitted.
Public protests are illegal.
Divorce is illegal.
Same-sex relationships are illegal.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Contraception is illegal.
Abortion is illegal.
Citizens may not pierce their bodies nor circumcize their children.
Strict modesty laws govern how citizens may dress.
Physical contact sports are prohibited.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
Animals may not be kept in confinement.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
Criminals may be ordered to undergo physical punishment.
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
The nation has abolished the court system.
The nation enforces a national curfew.
Jails and prisons are not employed.
Citizen DNA must be submitted to the state.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Children may be legally employed as workers and contractors.
Computers are banned.
Citizens may not connect to the Internet.
All recreational drugs are prohibited.
Slavery is legal.
Alcohol is banned.
Gambling is illegal.
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.
The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.
Citizens are not permitted to leave.