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From The Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, article 39

Steven Piper
Long Beach, CA

May 29, 2012 — '1. Every citizen of the Union has the right to vote and to stand as a candidate at elections to the European Parliament in the Member State in which he or she resides, under the same conditions as nationals of that State.
2. Members of the European Parliament shall be elected by direct universal suffrage in a free and secret ballot.’227