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There should be a citizens’ right to be informed in the first place as the key to accessing other European rights. A major task for the new European Parliament and European Commission should be to reduce the gap between the theory and practice of European citizenship and examine ways in which non-judicial and judicial remedies… » read more

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With the Lisbon Treaty the status of the Charter finally becomes a legally binding document, which means that citizens may invoke it before national courts. The rights to good administration, effective remedy and fair trial can help encourage speedier and more efficient extrajudicial and judicial remedies for breaches of EU laws.

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