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It's a rushed fix for the section 44 citizenship fiasco engulfing parliament.
A Liberal replacement for Fiona Nash may be ruled out by Section 44 too.
'A mix of bewilderment, regret and increasing amounts of schadenfreude.'
The South Australian Senator has a form of British citizenship.
The timeline of a senator learning about her U.K. dual citizenship.
One interpretation of the Constitution is that technically, nobody is eligible to sit.
'The Deputy Prime Minister does not claim to be a constitutional expert.'
Under-fire senator defends himself over citizenship fiasco.
'Obedience to specific court orders is what keeps us from being a banana republic or fascist dictatorship. That's a really big deal.'
The lawsuit will accuse Trump of allowing his businesses to accept payments from foreign governments, in violation of the U.S. Constitution.