Why Clive's carbon challenge should fail

Mining magnate Clive Palmer has threatened to challenge the carbon pricing scheme in court on the grounds that it is 'unconstitutional'. He is wrong and set up for failure.

Coal mining magnate Clive Palmer this month vowed to launch a High Court action challenging the Commonwealth’s carbon tax, then at a press conference he claimed the Australian Greens are being funded by the CIA to undermine the Australian mining industry.

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