Morning mail: encryption bill passes, corruption claims ignored, Amazon robot mishap
Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Friday 7 December.
Top stories Labor waved through the government’s encryption bill on Thursday, capping off a day of high political drama. An attempt by Labor, the Greens and crossbenchers to pass legislation to remove refugees from Nauru and Manus Island, if successful, would have been the first time in almost 90 years a government had lost a substantive vote in the lower house. With Scott Morrison’s authority on the line on the final parliamentary sitting day for 2018, the government went into... read more
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