Crikey August 23, 2017 6 Comments
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.
Sally Whyte August 18, 2017 4 Comments
How could the National Party have missed that three of its 22 federal MPs might be dual citizens?
Bernard Keane August 15, 2017 19 Comments
Malcolm Turnbull has been badly let down by Barnaby Joyce -- but his handling of the citizenship crisis made it even worse.
Bernard Keane August 14, 2017 52 Comments
Section 44 of the constitution has its teeth around another MP. This time, it's Barnaby Joyce in its death grip.
Crikey Intern August 1, 2017 16 Comments
Is anyone safe from the potential ravages of section 44 of the constitution? Crikey intern Angus McCubbing provides a list of those who could go.
Crikey July 28, 2017 4 Comments
The man is about as dinky-di Aussie as a gelato-stuffed calzone.
Bernard Keane July 26, 2017 45 Comments
It's unsurprising that Matt Canavan hasn't resigned from the Senate. The idea of responsibility is one that the major parties have little interest in.
Josh Taylor July 26, 2017 1 Comment
Matt Canavan becomes the third senator pinged by section 44, Cory Bernardi books nearly $1 million and ICAC called on Murray-Darling allegations. It's the news you need to know, by Josh Taylor and Max Chalmers.
Bernard Keane July 25, 2017 10 Comments
Another politician has fallen foul of s44 of the constitution -- although because it's a minister, the government will race to the High Court to try to save him.