MALCOLM ROBERTS 'A NATURAL-BORN INDIAN', LAWYER TELLS HIGH COURT

MALCOLM ROBERTS TELLS HIGH COURT IT WOULD BE UN-AUSTRALIAN TO KICK HIM OUT OF PARLIAMENT

HIS LAWYERS ARE THE LAST TO APPEAR BEFORE THE SEVEN JUSTICES, BUT SENATOR ROBERTS IS THE FIRST OF THE CITIZENSHIP SEVEN TO PERSONALLY APPEAR IN COURT.

The other six politicians, Senator Roberts' lawyers argue, did nothing.
His lawyers are the last to appear before the seven justices, but Senator Roberts is the first of the Citizenship Seven to personally appear in court.
Mr Newlinds criticised the Commonwealth for trying to distinguish between the politicians born in Australia, referred to as "natural-born Australians", and those born overseas.

Malcolm Roberts tells High Court it would be un-Australian to kick him out of Parliament Updated October 12, 2017 13:26:36 One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts has argued it would be un-Australian...

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