Abbott’s friendly Senate hangs in the balance

Even after the Western Australian recount, six right-wing, non-major parties still hold the balance of power in the Senate. But the impending High Court challenge could change all that.

As Justice Kenneth Hayne begins to examine the legal issues in the High Court challenge over the West Australian Senate election result, he will also discover a strange, non-legal fact about what happened last September.

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