Aug 23, 20171 Comment
With seven politicians being referred to the High Court in the dual citizenship scandal, Spencer Zifcak explains the sticky section 44 and what the courts likely decisions will be.
CrikeyAug 23, 2017
Crikey readers on Australia Day and misleading jobs data.
CrikeyAug 23, 20172 Comments
ABS suggests some wedding venues ... factional backbiting in the Victorian Liberals ... what's going on at the RAASA? ...
CrikeyAug 22, 20172 Comments
Neo-Nazi posters in Melbourne? ... remembering Zed Seselja ... Sex Party is over ...
CrikeyAug 22, 2017
Crikey readers on marriage equality, religious freedom and dodgy job figures.
Aug 22, 20173 Comments
Heather Douglas (Professor of Law, University of Queensland) and Caroline de Costa (Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, James Cook University) investigate a recent case of a woman being charged with illegally aborting her own pregnancy and question what was gained by this absurd process.
CrikeyAug 22, 201721 Comments
Raise vague, non-specific concerns about the sanctity of marriage. Talk about the cake bakers. Call your opponents intolerant.
Aug 21, 201712 Comments
The Turnbull government is paying for the postal plebiscite by bypassing the parliament using an Advance to the Finance Minister. This might not be a legal manoeuvre, and could undermine not only the plebiscite, but future parliamentary procedure, writes former secretary of the Finance Department Michael Keating.