Czech Republic

Pirate Candidate Wins Senate Seat in Czech Republic

Libor Michálek won Prague 2 and 3 district


Czech Pirate Libor Michálek won his district's election yesterday, and was thereby elected Senator. Michálek is a well-known fighter in the Czech Republic for transparency, human rights, and civil liberties, and was running for senate with the Czech Pirate Party. This also means that the Czech Pirate Party has won the international race to national-level legislatures.