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MPs plot to kill Dorothy Dix after Speaker coup

Government MPs could be banned from asking staged questions as Upper House crossbenchers prepare to back a Bill that saw Speaker Josh Teague turfed from the chair in a mid-week midnight coup – with a new push to also mandate an independent Legislative Council president.

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Marshall rejects crossbench 'gun to the head'

Premier Steven Marshall says voters don’t want “guns held to the head of politicians” by crossbenchers, after a turbulent three days in which another Government backbencher quit the party and veteran independent Frances Bedford confirmed her shift to the state’s most marginal seat.

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