Quote Originally Posted by Sniffnoy View Post
See, this is where a simple "dominated or coerced votes don't count" might be more effective than magical defense. Oy...

Man, whoever came up with this orange/blue scheme really didn't think it through. Leaving a gap between undoing spells and barring spellcasting sounds like the sort of thing someone should have exploited before. But then, the whole thing may have always been more symbolic than practical -- who would really try to control a council meeting this way, after all? They'd just get themselves in trouble with the law afterward. So nobody ever tested it, so it was never fixed (or maybe it was tested but nobody knew how to alter it anymore)... leaving us here. Oh my...
Whatever shenanigans may have occurred before, the dwarves didn't consider the possibility that fellow "dwarves" would be ready to put their entire race at stake for any reason. Why would they?