Monday, December 15, 2008

E-stonia Moves Forward on Mobile Voting

The Riigikogu recently approved legislation to permit voting by mobile phones in the 2011 parliamentary election. News reports indicate that citizens will use electronic identification to verify their identities. However, voting outside of polling places raises the possibility of several forms of fraud: citizens could be pressured to cast votes in a particular way or to allow another person to cast their ballot.

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