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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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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the Coalition will continue to govern

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the Coalition will continue to govern despite the loss of his deputy, National Party leader Barnaby Joyce. “As you know we have support from the cross bench,” Turnbull told a media conference. Asked if he could survive a no-confidence motion in parliament, Turnbull said: “We […]
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the Coalition will continue to govern
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The High Court hearing on dual citizenship won’t happen until October

The Turnbull government has failed in its bid to get the High Court to expedite hearings involving several politicians with dual citizenship and the matter will now go before the court on October 10-12, a month later than attorney-general George Brandis wanted. The matter first appeared before the court in […]
The High Court hearing on dual citizenship won’t happen until October