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The long, sad saga of Clive Palmer continues unabated

The long, sad saga of Clive Palmer continues unabated
As Clive Palmer loses his lockdown challenge against the WA government, let's look back on the past decade or so of Palmerisms.Clive Palmer (Image: AAP/Dan Peled)Our very own proto-Trump Clive Palmer today lost his fight with the Western Australian government.The High Court ruled that Western Australia’s border closure was valid, and did not breach section…

As Clive Palmer loses his lockdown challenge against the WA government, let’s look back on the past decade or so of Palmerisms.

Clive Palmer
Clive Palmer (Image: AAP/Dan Peled)

Our very own proto-Trump Clive Palmer today lost his fight with the Western Australian government.

The High Court ruled that Western Australia’s border closure was valid, and did not breach section 92 of the constitution, as Palmer had challenged.

For a putative billionaire, Palmer sure does seem to face a lot of setbacks. It seems a good time to look back at the great failures of the Palmersaurus.

Read about the pickle Clive Palmer’s gotten himself into this time.

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Charlie Lewis

Reporter @theshufflediary

Charlie writes about industrial relations, politics and culture. Prior to Crikey he worked across government and unions and was a researcher on RN’s Daily Planet. He hosted The Alternative History on Triple R, and is an occasional host on Breakfasters.

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