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A recent analysis by The Centre for Public Integrity suggests that the passing of laws by Federal Ministers have doubled over the past 30 years.

What are the consequences if these ministers continue to abuse their power without an independent watchdog? And what can we, the general public, do about this?

Erielle Sudario asked Geoffrey Watson SC, Barrister from the Centre of Public Integrity if this is a case of abuse of power.

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