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Author Topic: Was Pitcairn Island first ...  (Read 1495 times)

OneFootInTheGame

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Was Pitcairn Island first ...
« on: 09 May, 2009, 06:28:06 PM »
... to write universal suffrage and compulsory education into law?

http://www.stamps.gov.pn/annOfConstitution.htm

They did it in 1838.

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Re: Was Pitcairn Island first ...
« Reply #1 on: 11 May, 2009, 04:02:46 AM »
Corsica seems to have been the first for universal suffrage though it seems to have been removed later.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Universal_suffrage