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

This is the document that says Australia’s Deputy PM has dual citizenship…

EDIT: Note this article was written on 28 July 2017 – more than two weeks before it hit mainstream media on 14 August. So “today” is 28 July, not today, if you see what I mean! —————– The bizarre Section 44 controversy has already claimed a few victims and there will no doubt be more… Read More This is the document that says Australia’s Deputy PM has dual citizenship…