Section 44 twist: Former Aussie PM was probably ineligible due to multiple citizenship

Former Australian Prime Minister John Gorton was probably ineligible to be in Parliament due to holding multiple citizenships, according to research published on this blog. Gorton, who served as PM from 1968-1971, stated on official documents that he was born in Wellington, New Zealand. If that’s accurate, then under the 1948 British Nationality and New… Read More Section 44 twist: Former Aussie PM was probably ineligible due to multiple citizenship