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"The Committee recalls its decisions in relation to article 25 of the Covenant, namely that the right to vote is not an absolute right and that restrictions may be imposed on it provided they are not discriminatory or unreasonable. "
UN (CCPR): Ms. Marie-Hélène Gillot et al. v. France
, para. 12.2
Ms. Marie-Hélène Gillot et al. v. France
Limits placed on the right to vote must be based on objective and reasonable criteria.