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Gichuhi to be 'conciliatory' senator - Yahoo7 News

Gichuhi to be 'conciliatory' senatorYahoo7 NewsSouth Australia's newest senator Lucy Gichuhi has promised to take advice "from all corners" of politics when voting on key issues before the federal parliament. Ms Gichuhi, who stood as a candidate for Family First at the last election, was confirmed ...and more »

Kenya-born lawyer confirmed as South Australian senator - K24 TV

Kenya-born lawyer confirmed as South Australian senatorK24 TVAn Australian court has dismissed a challenge on the eligibility of Kenya-born lawyer Lucy Gichuhi from serving as senator, Sky News Australia reports. It said the challenge came too late. Gichuhi, from the small Family First party, will now assume ...and more »

Senator-elect Lucy Gichuhi's first press meet shut down by minder - The Australian

Senator-elect Lucy Gichuhi's first press meet shut down by minderThe AustralianLucy Gichuhi's first public appearance as a Family First senator descended into farce after she was shielded from answering questions, but the Kenyan-born lawyer pledged to “bring an attitude of conciliatory politics” to the upper house. Hours after ...and more »

Kenya born lawyer to be sworn-in as Australian Senator - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog);

Kenya born lawyer to be sworn-in as Australian Senator - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Kenya born lawyer to be sworn-in as Australian SenatorCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)By LABAN WANAMBISI, NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19 – Kenyan lawyer Lucy Gichuhi is set to be sworn in as an Australian Senator after the country's High Court confirmed her citizenship. The Australian Government opened an inquiry into the citizenship status of ...and more »

When a pollie avoided spruiking herself - The Advertiser;

When a pollie avoided spruiking herself - The Advertiser

The AdvertiserWhen a pollie avoided spruiking herselfThe AdvertiserAfter being anointed in the morning as the replacement for Family First Senator Bob Day, Lucy Gichuhi called a press conference, bringing her husband and three daughters. Marvellous picture opportunity. Then Senator-elect Gichuhi, with a helping hand ...and more »

Gichuhi to be 'conciliatory' in Senate - Yahoo7 News;

Gichuhi to be 'conciliatory' in Senate - Yahoo7 News

Yahoo7 NewsGichuhi to be 'conciliatory' in SenateYahoo7 NewsArriving in Australia nearly two decades ago, newly elected South Australian senator Lucy Gichuhi says she could not have imagined she would one day serve the nation in the Senate. But the Kenyan-born lawyer says she is honoured to do so as a member ...and more »

First press conference of new Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi descends into farce - The Australian;

First press conference of new Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi descends into farce - The Australian

The AustralianFirst press conference of new Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi descends into farceThe AustralianThe first public appearance of new Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi has descended into farce after a senior political staffer shielded her from answering any questions. Just hours after the High Court rejected Labor's challenge to Ms Gichuhi's ...and more »

Kenyan-born lawyer wins Senate race - The Australian Financial Review;

Kenyan-born lawyer wins Senate race - The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial ReviewKenyan-born lawyer wins Senate raceThe Australian Financial ReviewA Kenyan-born lawyer who experienced poverty as a child but opposes government "handouts" will become Australia's newest senator, replacing Family First's Bob Day, after the High Court rejected Labor's last-ditch challenge over her citizenship.and more »

High Court confirms Kenyan-born Lucy Gichuhi as South Australia's senator - Nairobi News (satire) (press release) (blog);

High Court confirms Kenyan-born Lucy Gichuhi as South Australia's senator - Nairobi News (satire) (press release) (blog)

Nairobi News (satire) (press release) (blog)High Court confirms Kenyan-born Lucy Gichuhi as South Australia's senatorNairobi News (satire) (press release) (blog)An Australian High Court has rejected Labor's push to challenge the eligibility of South Australian Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi based on concerns about her citizenship. The High Court on Wednesday declared that Senator Gichuhi, who was born in ...and more »

Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi survives ALP challenge over citizenship concerns - ABC Online;

Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi survives ALP challenge over citizenship concerns - ABC Online

ABC OnlineFamily First senator Lucy Gichuhi survives ALP challenge over citizenship concernsABC OnlineThe High Court has rejected Labor's push to challenge the eligibility of South Australian Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi based on concerns about her citizenship. Key points: High Court upholds Lucy Gichuhi's election to Senate; Labor said there were ...and more »

Lucy Gichuhi wards off citizenship challenge and will join Senate crossbench - SBS;

Lucy Gichuhi wards off citizenship challenge and will join Senate crossbench - SBS

SBSLucy Gichuhi wards off citizenship challenge and will join Senate crossbenchSBSIncoming Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi says she is 'independent-minded' and won't necessarily be a rubber stamp for the Turnbull Government. By. James Elton-Pym. 19 Apr 2017 - 11:50 AM UPDATED YESTERDAY 7:32 PM ...and more »

Family First's Lucy Gichuhi elected to Senate despite Labor challenge - The New Daily;

Family First's Lucy Gichuhi elected to Senate despite Labor challenge - The New Daily

The New DailyFamily First's Lucy Gichuhi elected to Senate despite Labor challengeThe New DailyLabor is set to challenge the eligibility of Family First senator-elect Lucy Gichuhi. Senate . Photo: ABC. The New Daily @TheNewDailyAU. Share. Tweet Share Reddit Pin EmailComment. Family First's Lucy Gichuhi has been elected to the Senate after the ...and more »

Court rebuffs Labor challenge to Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi - The Guardian;

Court rebuffs Labor challenge to Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi - The Guardian

The GuardianCourt rebuffs Labor challenge to Family First senator Lucy GichuhiThe Guardian'I am an Australian citizen and am eligible to serve,' the Family First candidate Lucy Gichuhi has said. Photograph: Alan Porritt/AAP. Australian politics. Court rebuffs Labor challenge to Family First senator Lucy Gichuhi. Shadow attorney general Katy ...and more »

High Court confirms Lucy Gichuhi as South Australian senator - SBS;

High Court confirms Lucy Gichuhi as South Australian senator - SBS

SBSHigh Court confirms Lucy Gichuhi as South Australian senatorSBSThe Senate vacancy created after Bob Day was ruled ineligible to stand at last year's federal election has gone to another Family First candidate Lucy Gichuhi. Source: AAP. 19 Apr 2017 - 11:02 AM UPDATED 22 MINS AGO ...and more »

Court throws out Labor Senate challenge - The Australian;

Court throws out Labor Senate challenge - The Australian

The AustralianCourt throws out Labor Senate challengeThe AustralianFamily First has regained a critical Senate seat after the High Court announced Lucy Gichuhi as the nation's newest MP, rejecting Labor's bid to challenge her election. In a High Court directions hearing this morning, Labor's lawyers asked for more ...and more »

Labor challenged replacement SA senator - The Australian

Labor challenged replacement SA senatorThe AustralianLabor's challenge to the eligibility of Family First's Lucy Gichuhi to replace Bob Day in the Senate amid questions about her Kenyan citizenship has been rejected. The party made a further submission before a High Court sitting in Melbourne on ...and more »

High Court confirms Gichuhi as SA senator - InDaily;

High Court confirms Gichuhi as SA senator - InDaily

InDailyHigh Court confirms Gichuhi as SA senatorInDailyKenyan-born lawyer Lucy Gichuhi has been confirmed as South Australia's new senator after the High Court rejected a late challenge by Labor. Wednesday April 19, 2017 Lucy Gichuhi in her campaign material. Photo: Facebook. Wednesday April 19, 2017 ...and more »

Gichuhi confirmed as SA's new senator - The Advertiser;

Gichuhi confirmed as SA's new senator - The Advertiser

The AdvertiserGichuhi confirmed as SA's new senatorThe AdvertiserFAMILY First's Lucy Gichuhi has been confirmed as South Australia's new senator despite a late challenge by Labor. The High Court, sitting as the Court of Disputed Returns, on Wednesday declared the Family First candidate was duly elected. Labor had ...and more »