The golden scales of justice are unwavering in their accuracy. Observe and respect the laws of our country and you shall always be welcome within its borders.
Any and all who break the following laws and avoid the due punishments, or fail to present themselves before a court trial, will be exiled and blacklisted from Fenn’s borders.
Acts of illicit misconduct not expressly mentioned in this document or in any regulation operating within Fenn should be reported to the Ivae’Fenn.
All laws hereunder will be enforced by the Ivae’Fenn, and court trials held by predetermined officials.
Repeated offenses of these laws is grounds for a doubled (or more) increment of any ensuing fines, as well as added punishments.
Table of Contents:
Section 1 - General Conduct
Section 2 - Military Conduct
Section 3 - Business Conduct
Section 4 - Magic Conduct
Section 5 - Religious Conduct
Section 6 - Social Conduct
Civilians are subject to all punishments hereunder but not limited to the following. Repeated offenses will warrant harsher punishments, and the Grand Prince may choose to decrease or increase any punishment accordingly. The listed punishments are as follows:
0: Verbal Warnings.
1: Fines, Labor or Community Service, Repossession, Temporary Areal Banishment.
2: Lashings, Extended Areal Banishment, Imprisonment. Requires an advised consultation with the Grand Prince, Grand Chancellor or High Justicar.
3. Eviction, Indefinite Banishment, Exile. Requires a mandatory trial and consultation with the Grand Prince.
4. Execution. Requires a mandatory trial and consultation with the Grand Prince.
Section 1, General Conduct
Compulsory laws that apply to any and all persons under the jurisdiction of the Princedom of Fenn.
Section 1.2, Infraction
Disturbing the peace, Level 0-1 Punishment
The crime of disorderly conduct or willfully creating a public disturbance.
Loitering, Level 0-1 Punishment
The act of lingering or hanging about a public or government owned place with no express purpose.
Section 1.3, Misdemeanor
A reasonably minor offense. Upon repeated offenses, the punishment will be increased.
Vandalism: Level 1-2 Punishment
Defacing any property that does not belong to you, without the express permission of the owner of said property.
Breaking and entering: Level 1-2 Punishment
Entering any building through any amount of force without authorization such as breaking windows, or lockpicking doors.
Trespassing: Level 1-2 Punishment
The act of knowingly entering another person’s property without express permission.
Minor shoplifting: Level 1-2 Punishment
Any instance of shoplifting possessions valued at, or under 200 minas.
Minor theft: Level 1-2 Punishment
Any instance of shoplifting possessions valued at, or under 200 minas.
Defamation: Level 1-2 Punishment
Defined as statements that are reasonably susceptible of a defamatory connotation, as targeted toward any individual, especially holding of official title or Bloodline within Fenn, with the intent of damaging their name, reputation, social status, business or guild.
Slandering or defamation of military officials: Level 1-2 Punishment
Statements that are reasonably susceptible of a defamatory connotation, as targeted towards any military officials.
Slandering or defamation of government officials: Level 1-2 Punishment
Statements that are reasonably susceptible of a defamatory connotation, as targeted towards any government officials.
The formation of any ‘criminal street gang’: Level 2-3 Punishment
An ongoing group, club, organization, or association of 3 or more persons with the primary focus of disturbing the peace, vandalism, corpse desecration and any other such form of criminal intent.
Section 1.4, Felony
A reasonably serious offense. All offenders caught breaking these laws will be subject to Level 2+ Punishments.
Shoplifting: Level 2-3 Punishment
Any instance of shoplifting possessions valued over 200 minas.
Theft: Level 2-3 Punishment
Any instance of thieving possessions valued over 200 minas
Thieving as defined as any person with intent to steal and takes anything of value from any person in the presence of another, against his or her will, by means of force or violence or fear of immediate injury to the person or property of the person.
Extortion: Level 2-3 Punishment
Any person who communicates threats to another person, with the intention of obtaining anything of value from said person, associates or other interested parties.
Kidnapping -- Arrest On Sight, a trial will follow: Level 3-4 Punishment
Whoever unlawfully seizes, kidnaps, or abducts and holds for ransom, or reward, any person within the lands and walls of the Princedom of Fenn.
Manslaughter -- Arrest On Sight, a trial will follow: Level 3-4 Punishment
The unlawful killing of individual without malice.
Murder -- Arrest On Sight, a trial will follow: Level 3-4 Punishment
The unlawful killing of any individual with malice aforethought.
Slandering or defamation of royalty: Level 1-2 Punishment
Statements that are reasonably susceptible of a defamatory connotation, as targeted towards any member of the royal family.
Assault: Level 2-3 Punishment
Any attempt to use unlawful force, or violent intention to do bodily harm to a person, or resident within Fenn’s borders.
Guards are exempt from punishment regarding assault laws, as it is necessary within their line of duty to carry out physical attacks; so long as it is in the defense of the Princedom or its citizens. Should their assault be unlawful, report it so an investigation may ensue.
Assault on royalty: Level 3-4 Punishment
Any attempt to use unlawful force, or violence intended to do bodily harm to a member of the royal family.
Assault on government officials: Level 3-4 Punishment
Any attempt to use unlawful force, or violence intended to do bodily harm to a government official.
Assault on military officials: Level 3-4 Punishment
Any attempt to use unlawful force, or violence intended to do bodily harm to a military official.
Conspiracy to defraud the Princedom of Fenn: Level 3-4 Punishment
If two or more persons conspire to commit any offense against the Princedom of Fenn or any agency thereof in any manner, or for any purpose.
Arson: Level 3-4 Punishment
Whoever, within the jurisdiction of the Princedom of Fenn, willfully and maliciously sets fire to or burns building, structure or vessel, or attempts to do such an act, will be arrested, and put to trial.
False impersonation of a citizen: Level 2-3 Punishment
Whoever falsely and willfully represents himself, or herself, as a citizen of the Princedom of Fenn.
False impersonation of a military or government officer: Level 3-4 Punishment
Whoever falsely and willfully represents himself or herself as a military or government officer. Entails imprisonment with trial.
False impersonation of Royalty - Imprisonment on sight Level 4 Punishment
Whoever falsely and willfully represents himself, or herself, as a member of the Royal family.
The state, condition, or practice of owning or trafficking live persons. Owners of slaves may be blacklisted or turned away from our city, and their slaves can be liberated. This of course, is at the discretion of the enslaved person; if they wish to be liberated, they can make a plea. If not, they will be turned away from the city with their owner.
Section 1.5, District Laws
Civilians breaking the guidelines hereunder are subject to punishments of a determinable level according to the law broken. All people found in places they are not allowed will be warned, escorted out, and on repeated offence, banished from the area completely.
People may carry weaponry so long as it is sheathed at all times.
Armour is expressly forbidden.
One may not cover one's face within the Princedom of Fenn.
Bearing arms in the Temple is prohibited.
Access to the Clinic should be supervised by a member of the Ivae'Fenn.
Access to the Guild Halls should be supervised by a member of the Ivae'Fenn.
Main Bilok’thuln farmlands should only be harvested by the Bilok’thuln.
Civilians caught stealing from the farmlands must relinquish stolen goods to the Ivae'Fenn and vacate the area.
Livestock areas are off-limits to all but the Grand Councillors and Bilok’thuln.
Civilians caught trespassing in the Tathvir Bloodline manor above the Clinic without express permission will be arrested.
Only Snow Elves apart of a Bloodline may enter with unchecked arms.
Civilians may enter, but must give away all weapons and armor at the Bloodline District gatehouse before entry.
Upon entry, visitors must always be accompanied by an Ivae'Fenn guard, or Bloodline member.
Citadel & Walls
Only Ivae'Fenn, Grand Councillors and Royalty are permitted to enter, patrol and man the City Walls unless in times of great urgency or war.
Access to the Citadel is prohibited for any and all, except Ivae'Fenn Wardens or higher, Valkyries, Tundraks, Stolt’aroloths, and Grand Councillors unless in times of great urgency or war.
Bilok’thuln members may enter the Citadel with a security pass, authorized and signed by either the Grand Chancellor, or the Grand Exchequer.
Members of Royalty, may allow the entrance of a civilian to the Citadel on their own volition but they must follow all the rules of the Princedom of Fenn.
Section 2, Military Conduct
Compulsory laws that apply to persons within the Ivae'Fenn, foreign militia or official within the walls of the Princedom of Fenn. Punishments are determinable by Ivae’Fenn Officers or higher.
Desertion: Level 1-2 Punishment
Willfully departing from your post as a member of the Ivae'Fenn within the Princedom.
To use your rank knowingly to belittle or arrest a citizen, upon false charges: Level 1-2 Punishment
To disobey direct orders from an officer: Level 0-1 Punishment, 1-2 on repeated offence.
Fraudulent Enlistment: Level 2-3 Punishment
Any person who becomes enlisted in the Ivae'Fenn by knowingly false representation or deliberate concealment as to his or her qualifications for that enlistment and receives the benefits thereunder.
Section 3, Business Conduct
Compulsory laws that apply to persons owning or supervising the various guilds or businesses of the Princedom:
Conduct Unbecoming: Level 1-2 Punishment
When on duty, one must act with a sense of professionalism and decorum towards all.
Leave without resignation: Level 1-2 Punishment
Willfully departing from your post within one of the guilds of the Princedom without prior notice of resignation.
Absence without leave: Level 0-1 Punishment
Any member employed by the Princedom that, without authority, remains absent from his or her place of duty, at which he or she is required to be, may be fired from the position or fined.
Embezzlement: Level 2-3 Punishment in addition to a fine no less than double the value of the money embezzled
Whoever, being an officer or member of any guild within the Princedom of Fenn, or of any department or agency thereof embezzles or wrongfully converts to their own use, the monies or property of another which comes into their possession or under their control in the execution of such office, or employment. Other races may bring their foreign businesses into Fenn and practice them, but may not establish them as a guild, office or department anywhere within its borders. Only those who request a permit or business certificate may open stalls or offices within Fenn.
Section 4, Magic Conduct
Compulsory laws that apply to any use of magic within the Princedom of Fenn.
Magic without license: Level 0-1 Punishment
One shall only practice magic if they have properly obtained a magic license through the appropriate channels.
Fraudulent licensing: Level 1-2 Punishment
Any attempt to claim you have a magic license while knowing you do not have one, or hold without notice to the relevant authorities.
Practicing banned magics: Level 1-2 Punishment
Druidism, ascended magic and any deity magic is prohibited, along with necromancy, mental magic, blood magic, and any other dark magic. Practitioners of these magics are not banned, only the use of these magics within the walls and lands of the Princedom of Fenn.
Magic in relation to assault: Level 3-4 Punishment
Any use of magic to harm the Princedom of Fenn in any way is punishable by execution or immediate banishment with a blacklist to the use of magic within the walls and lands of the Princedom of Fenn, and/or the automatic cancellation of any and all magic licenses held.
Reckless magic usage: Level 1-2 Punishment
Reckless use of magic resulting in injury of another is illegal, and is punishable by determinable fine according to the severity of the offense and a revocation of their magic license(s), should they have one. If not, then they will be swiftly blacklisted from using magic within the walls and lands of the Princedom of Fenn.
Section 5, Religious Conduct
Compulsory laws that apply to persons following the teachings of Idhren’tirn, or reside within the Princedom of Fenn as a civilian.
Blasphemy: Level 2-3 Punishment and conversion, if applicable.
The act or offense of speaking sacrilegiously about Wyrvun or sacred things; profane talk within Wyrvun’s mortal realm of Hesin’fin.
Defacement: Level 2-3 Punishment and conversion, if applicable.
The action or process of spoiling the surface or appearance of statues, statuettes, wayshrines, obelisks, art pieces, artifacts or general paraphernalia used to pay homage to or worship Wyrvun.
Denouncement: Level 3-4 punishment and conversion, if applicable.
To publicly declare Wyrvun to be wrong or evil, therefore disrespecting him and disregarding the contract taken up by the Mali’fenn people in exchange for their sanity.
Foreign Religions: Level 0-3 Punishment
Non-Mali’fenn may practice other religions within Fenn in a private area. Openly practicing a religion, other than Idhren’tirn, will result in level 0-3 punishments.
*All laws regarding Religion are applicable especially to Mali’fenn no matter their region of residence, but should be respected by non-’fennic peoples residing within Fenn’s borders.*
Section 6, Social Conduct
For a Mali’fenn to engage in a relationship, intimate or otherwise, with another race outside the Mali’ is prohibited and will be punished accordingly on a case by case basis.
All unrecognized persons must present themselves truthfully and in their entirety:
Unrecognized use of facial masks is forbidden.
Unrecognized use of face-concealing helms is forbidden.
Unrecognized use of face-concealing clothes such as scarves or bandanas is forbidden.
To gain entry into Fenn’s capital city, all foreigners, outsiders and newcomers must declare the following:
Your full name.
Your race, subrace and/or culture.
Your allegiance(s) if any.
Your truthful reason and intent for visiting the capitol.
Your possession of weapons, armaments and mail’. Individuals must always be pat down and searched.
All the aforementioned must be declared truthfully, honestly and without antagonistics. Unrelated questions are acceptable, but these laws must be upheld without fail by any within Fenn’s borders.
Defined as the expulsion of a person or group of people from a place or country. Entering the lands and walls of the Princedom of Fenn under false pretenses, will be grounds for capture, trial, and release back to your native home.
If you continue to break the laws and regulations as set out by the Grand Council and the Royal Bloodline of Tundrak, and do reside within the walls and lands of the Princedom of Fenn, but are not Mali’Fenn then you may be deported for crimes against the Princedom or private citizen depending on trial. You may be offered to be deported instead of fined, but this is solely down to a case by case basis.
Of, relating to, or being measures for the control of plant diseases; especially in agricultural crops.
This refers to arborists, botanists, farmers or other agriculturalists, bringing foreign plants into the borders of Fenn with the intention of planting them and acclimating them to our environment; which can possibly bring foreign plant diseases and disrupt our ecosystem. That said, bringing live plant stems, roots, bulbs or seeds into our borders to plant them in our soil is forbidden, this includes stem succulents like live Cacti.
((Credit for this goes to AFKArborist and MauryTTF))