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The Australian government is investigating whether a one-size-fits-all renunciation method could be applied to all foreign citizenship cases

The Australian government is investigating whether a one-size-fits-all renunciation method could be applied to all foreign citizenship cases. According to the Australian Financial Review, it is one of two longer-term options being considered by Attorney-General George Brandis amid the ongoing citizenship debacle. Senator Brandis told ABC Radio National on Wednesday […]
The Australian government is investigating whether a one-size-fits-all renunciation method could be applied to all foreign citizenship cases
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More MPs face High Court referral over dual citizenship

At least five lower house MPs, four of them Labor, appear headed for the High Court and a cloud hangs over at least four members of the Coalition, following the release of citizenship declarations of the 150 members of the House of Representatives. Should all or some be dismissed for […]
More MPs face High Court referral over dual citizenship
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Another senator is resigning over the dual citizenship debacle

Nick Xenophon Team senator Skye Kakoschke-Moore has announced she will resign after discovering she is a dual citizen. On Wednesday, Kakoschke-Moore said she was “heartbroken” to learn she is a British citizen by descent. Her mother was born in Singapore while it was still a British colony. She is the […]
Another senator is resigning over the dual citizenship debacle
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Jacqui Lambie is resigning from the Senate because she’s a dual national

Outspoken Tasmanian independent senator Jacqui Lambie will resign from the Australian Senate today after confirming she is a dual UK-Australian citizen, because her father was born in Scotland. Lambie, who first entered the senate in 2013 as a member of Clive Palmer’s Palmer United Party, left, and was re-elected as […]
Jacqui Lambie is resigning from the Senate because she’s a dual national
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Tasmanian crossbench senator Jacqui Lambie might be a dual citizen

Tasmanian crossbench senator Jacqui Lambie has revealed that her father was born in Scotland. She is the latest MP to reveal she has an overseas-born parent following the High Court decision, which saw deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce booted from his position after he was found to be ineligible to […]
Tasmanian crossbench senator Jacqui Lambie might be a dual citizen