Ecuador moves to allow prisoners to vote in Presidential elections

Posted on January 11, 2017 • Filed under: Crime, Ecuador

Institutional Agreement in Ecuador Allows Prisoners to Vote reported an agreement signed by institutions of the Ecuadorian government will allow prisoners without a conviction to exercise their right to vote in the February 19th elections, according to the Constitution.


The National Electoral Council (CNE), the Civil Registry and the Ministry of Justice, Human Rights and Worship have signed an agreement to guarantee the right for these prisoners, according to a press release from the highest electoral body. Read Article

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