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Does the Charter mandate one person, one vote?

F. L. Morton

Does the Charter mandate one person, one vote?

by F. L. Morton

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Published by Research Unit for Socio-Legal Studies, University of Calgary in Calgary, Alta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Election law -- Canada.,
  • Apportionment (Election law) -- Canada.,
  • Equality before the law -- Canada.,
  • Minorities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementF.L. Morton and Rainer Knopff.
    SeriesOccasional papers series research study -- 7.1, Occasional papers series -- 7.1.
    ContributionsKnopff, Rainer, 1948-, University of Calgary. Research Unit for Socio-Legal Studies.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18643271M

    Charter. Article Candidates Each State Party to the present Charter may nominate not more than two candidates. The candidates must have one of the nationalities of the States Parties to the present Charter. When two candidates are nominated by a State, one of them shall not be a national of that State. Article 36 1.   As a result, by winning just 11 states a person can win the presidency, even if they have a small minority of the popular vote — what one might rightly call a tyranny of the minority.

      The ice cream meltdown during COVID The summer ice cream season makes or breaks shops in much of the country, so to stay in business they have to be selling stuff full-tilt right now.   The Omaha City Council voted Tuesday evening to pass a mask mandate to help fight the COVID pandemic. The mask mandate will go into effect immediately.

    A charter is a formal document drawn up by a club, group, business or entity that gives privileges, rights and powers to those listed in the document. Examples are charters that are drawn up for sports teams, city councils, and even the United Nations. Establishing a charter means to set it . Charter party, contract by which the owner of a ship lets it to others for use in transporting a cargo. The shipowner continues to control the navigation and management of the vessel, but its carrying capacity is engaged by the charterer. There are four principal methods of chartering a tramp.


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