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Two members of Costa Rica’s ruling party convicted of fraud
Corruption
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Corruption
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Two members of Costa Rica’s ruling party convicted of fraud

L. Arias - December 6, 2016

A Criminal Court in San José found two officials of the ruling Citizen Action Party (PAC) guilty of a fraud scheme that allowed the party to collect…

Ticos living abroad can now register online to vote in 2018
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Ticos living abroad can now register online to vote in 2018

L. Arias - November 4, 2016

The Supreme Elections Tribunal (TSE) this week enabled an online registration system that allows Tico expats to register to vote from their current country of residence for the February 2018…

Civil Registry now issues digital birth, marriage and death certificates
Business
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Business
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Civil Registry now issues digital birth, marriage and death certificates

L. Arias - October 24, 2016

Costa Ricans who are living abroad or outside the capital – or those who just want to avoid waiting in line – can now request and receive…

Newsletter
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How much money did members of Solís’ Cabinet donate to the PAC election campaign?

The Tico Times - April 15, 2014

On Monday, President-elect Luis Guillermo Solís named 20 of his incoming head ministers, 11 of whom had contributed to his party’s election campaign. But none of them…

Abstention
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Costa Rica’s elections tribunal blames the Super Bowl for low voter turnout abroad

The Tico Times - February 6, 2014

Last Sunday's presidential election marked the first time that Costa Ricans could vote from abroad. But not many of them did -- and part of the problem…

Elections 2014
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Tribunal investigates 2 more companies, a union, and Caja officials for allegedly violating electoral code

L. Arias - January 24, 2014

Just days after two companies were reprimanded by Costa Rica's Supreme Elections Tribunal (TSE) for distributing political propaganda to employees, officials from the tribunal on Friday confirmed…