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Second Australian senator quits because of dual citizenship
A second Australian senator in less than a week has announced she's quitting Parliament after discovering she's a dual national and had therefore never really been elected. Larissa Waters, co-deputy leader of the minor Greens party, said Tuesday that she's quitting after six years as a senator after the Canadian High Commission in Canberra told her that she's Canadian. Australia's constitution states a citizen of a foreign power is not eligible to be elected to Parliament.
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