Voting Rights

Some articles on voting rights, voting, rights, voting right:

Short Sales - Dividends and Voting Rights
... A similar issue comes up with the voting rights attached to the shorted shares ... Unlike a dividend, voting rights cannot legally be synthesized and so the buyer of the shorted share, as the holder of record, controls the voting rights ... of a margin account from which the shares were lent will have agreed in advance to relinquish voting rights to shares during the period of any short sale ...
Maori Voting Rights In Australia
... Maori voting rights in Australia have an unusual history compared to voting rights for other non-white minorities ... first given the vote through the Commonwealth Franchise Act 1902, which specifically limited voting enrolment to persons of European descent, and "aboriginal native(s)" of New Zealand ...
List Of Polish Cardinals
... a Porta Latina Archbishop of Kraków until 2005 ... – participated 2013 – no voting rights Living Lost electoral rights in 2007 Józef Glemp Inowrocław, 18 December 2 ... February 1983 by Pope John Paul II ... Archbishop of Warsaw until 2005 ... – participated Warsaw, 23 January 2013 Lost electoral rights in 2009 Andrzej Maria Deskur Sancygniów, 29 February 25 ... May 1985 ... Communications until 2005 ... – no voting rights Rome, 3 September 2011 Lost electoral rights in 2004 Henryk Gulbinowicz Wilno (now Vilnius, Lithuania), 17 October 25 ... May 1985 by Pope ...
Right Of Foreigners To Vote - Individual National Cases - Japan
... Korea (see "Koreans in Japan") petitioned the Supreme Court to gain voting rights ... In addition, one of justices expressed that the foreigners should be guaranteed the voting right at local elections (to be checked for accuracy) ... Democratic Party were clearly in favor of extending local voting rights to foreign residents, while the Liberal Democratic Party was totally opposed to it and the Democratic Party of Japan was divided on this ...
Montenegrin Nationality Law - History - Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and State Union of Serbia and Montenegro
... Herzegovina and from Croatia from gaining voting rights in Montenegro ... Montenegro further clarified the relationship between citizenship and voting rights it stated in Article 7 that citizens of Serbia and of Montenegro residing in the other would each have full rights, but with the ... Furthermore, under republic-level law, Montenegrins living in Serbia had no voting rights in Montenegro either ...

Famous quotes containing the words rights and/or voting:

    ... the Black woman in America can justly be described as a “slave of a slave.”
    Frances Beale, African American feminist and civil rights activist. The Black Woman, ch. 14 (1970)

    It’s not the voting that’s democracy, it’s the counting.
    Tom Stoppard (b. 1937)