Waters is the second Greens senator in a week to stand down for the same reason, following the departure of Scott Ludlam

Larissa Waters has resigned from the Senate after revealing she holds dual citizenship with Canada.

The co-deputy leader’s resignation comes after Greens senator Scott Ludlam discovered he held dual citizenship with New Zealand and resigned last week. The constitution bars dual citizens from eligibility for election, unless they can show they have taken reasonable steps to sever foreign ties.

Continue reading…

Facebook Comments

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.