ANU EXPERTS ALERT: High Court citizenship issues

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 — On Thursday the High Court of Australia will have a directions hearing when it will agree to a timetable for the hearings on the citizenship issue that has embroiled several MPs and senators.

The Australian National University (ANU) has experts available to speak about this on-going matter, from both a legal and political perspective.

They can be contacted directly, or through the media hotline on 02 6125 7979.

ANU has LiveU capabilities to enable live-cross interviews with our academics.

Professor Kim Rubenstein
ANU College of Law
T:  02 6125 0455
Expertise: Citizenship law, constitutional law

Dr Jill Sheppard
Australian Centre for Applied Social Research Methods
ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
T: (02) 6125 7898
M: 0407 052 927
Expertise: Australian federal politics

Dr Ryan Goss
ANU College of Law
T: 02 6125 9879
Expertise: Constitutional law, law in politics

Dr Andrew Hughes
Research School of Management
College of Business & Economics
M: 0413 130 129
Twitter: @marketingandrew
Expertise: Political marketing and communications

For media assistance, contact Aaron Walker from the ANU Media Team on 02 6125 7979, 0418 307 213 or at