Australian dual citizenship ruling might trigger coalition government’s collapse

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Australia’s High Court on Friday disqualified the deputy prime minister and four senators for holding dual citizenship at the time of their election, violating a 116-year-old constitutional ban. The government holds a single-seat majority.