Dual citizenship crisis: four MPs resign after court rules Katy Gallagher ineligible | Australia news

A high court decision ruling Labor senator Katy Gallagher ineligible to sit in parliament has triggered four MPs – including three Labor MPs – to resign over dual citizenship issues. On Wednesday the high court unanimously held that Gallagher is ineligible because she failed to renounce her British citizenship by …

Five by-elections looming after High Court rules Katy Gallagher ineligible due to dual citizenship

Five by-elections looming after High Court rules Katy Gallagher ineligible due to dual citizenship

Updated May 09, 2018 11:34:51 Federal Attorney-General Christian Porter is demanding four MPs resign from Parliament today in the wake of the High Court’s ruling that Labor’s Katy Gallagher is ineligible because she was a dual citizen. Key points: Attorney-General says Bill Shorten should tell three ALP members to quit …

Katy Gallagher found ineligible to serve in Parliament after High Court citizenship ruling

Katy Gallagher found ineligible to serve in Parliament after High Court citizenship ruling

Updated May 09, 2018 11:35:56 Labor senator Katy Gallagher has lost her seat after the High Court ruled she did not renounce her British citizenship in time for the 2016 election. Key points: Gallagher says High Court ruling “deeply disappointing”, apologises for “disruption” Shorten, Wong both say Gallagher is “too …

Katy Gallagher’s dual citizenship judgment could trigger string of by-elections

Katy Gallagher’s dual citizenship judgment could trigger string of by-elections

Updated May 09, 2018 06:56:06 Labor senator Katy Gallagher will learn today whether she will become the latest politician to lose their job in the dual citizenship fiasco, in a decision that could trigger a string of closely fought by-elections. Key points: Katy Gallagher has argued she took all reasonable …

High Court sets date for Katy Gallagher’s citizenship decision, putting four other federal politicians on alert

High Court sets date for Katy Gallagher’s citizenship decision, putting four other federal politicians on alert

Posted May 04, 2018 15:38:02 The High Court will rule on the eligibility of Labor senator Katy Gallagher the day after the budget, which could have ramifications for four other federal politicians. The former ACT chief minister has been embroiled in the dual citizenship fiasco. Senator Gallagher argued she took …