ABC News homepage. Download as PDF Printable version. The High Court rejected each of these arguments, holding as to the latter that in section 44 ii the reference to a possible sentence relates to the seriousness of the offence and not to the liability of a particular convict.
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Feeney stated in the citizenship register that his father was born in Northern Ireland, and that he was advised by the party to ensure he renounced British and potentially Irish citizenship before nominating. How thy justify this. Barwick CJ considered the history of the section and its predecessors, describing it as a vestigial part of the constitution.
InIndependent candidate Phil Cleary was declared elected to the House of Representatives in a by-election for the Victorian seat of Wills. Please Log in or Subscribe. Back to top.
View other petitions from this government. During the period between the declaration of her election in March and taking her seat on 1 July of that year, Jeannie Ferris had been employed by Liberal Party Senator Nick Minchin. He had the conviction annulled on 8 August, after the election.