Treasurer’s lawyers reject claim he should be disqualified, arguing his mother was stateless when she arrived in AustraliaJosh Frydenberg is ineligible to sit in federal parliament because of his mother’s Hungarian citizenship, a court has been told.The treasurer is facing a challenge from one of his constituents, who argues Frydenberg should be disqualified under Australia’s constitution because he is entitled to Hungarian citizenship through his mother. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2020/feb/18/court-told-frydenberg-ineligible-for-parliament-because-of-mothers-hungarian-citizenship
Author : Australian Associated Press
Publish date : 2020-02-18 05:11:55
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