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Laws that don't have force behind them are just mere suggestions or requests. Makes "law" meaningless.

law - A rule, particularly an established or permanent rule, prescribed by the supreme power of a state to its subjects, for regulating their actions, particularly their social actions. Laws are imperative or mandatory. (webster's 1828)

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