Trollip’s reinstatement proof that constitutionalism trumps majoritarianism

My reinstatement today and the payment of my salary effectively overturn my suspension of two weeks and a fine of one month’s salary. The statement that I read out today as per the out-of-court settlement is precisely what I offered to do when the Premier first demanded an apology at a legislature sitting on 23 July 2014. At the said sitting I undertook to make a qualified apology. I said: …

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