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"...The requirements for party/candidate registration and the implementation of such requirements do not place unreasonable restriction on freedom of association and restrict the political options offered to the electorate."
EU: Handbook for European Union Election Observation Missions, First Edition
, p. 68
Handbook for European Union Election Observation Missions, First Edition
Freedom of association may be restricted under certain circumstances as are prescribed by law and necessary in a democratic society.