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Same-sex marriage plebiscite un-Australian, Michael Kirby says

Former High Court judge Michael Kirby has said the marriage equality plebiscite would set a poor precedent and that holding the public vote was “un-Australian”. “Our constitution establishes a representative democracy which makes laws in Parliament,” he told ABC Radio. “The fact that we haven’t had a plebiscite in 100 years is an indication that …

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