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I wondered if there is any scrutineering of our electoral…

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I wondered if there is any scrutineering of our electoral system by the united nations or a similar body for fairness. As far as I can see it is rigged by the media coverage towards the two main parties. The others received little coverage and in some instances negative coverage

Lawyer's Assistant: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.

Bay of Plenty new zealand

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

Not that I know of. People just blindly accept the status quo

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Nope. Basically I am just trying to find out what my rights of protest are including going to any international body that is qualified to investigate

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Solicitor: Chris The Lawyer, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

The elections are an entirely domestic, as opposed to international process. So there is no supervision by any international body like the UN

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Solicitor: Chris The Lawyer, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

Issues like media coverage have to be dealt with by local bodies such as the Press Council or the Electoral Commission

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
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Solicitor: Chris The Lawyer, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

Because we are a sovereign nation, no other country or international body can interfere with our elections, although they could criticise if there were major flaws.

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