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Senate vacancy South Australia

On 5 April 2017, the High Court of Australia sitting as the Court of Disputed Returns determined that Mr Robert (Bob) Day was disqualified from nominating for the 2016 South Australian Senate election due to the operation of section 44 of the Constitution.

The AEC conducted a special count at the AEC State Office in Adelaide on 13 April 2017 as directed by her Honour, Justice Gordon of the High Court, and provided the results to the Court.

The successful candidate, Ms Lucy Gichuhi was sworn in as a Senator for South Australia on 9 May 2017.

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