Government loses 'robodebt' case in Federal Court

Sally Whyte
By Sally Whyte
Updated November 27 2019 - 8:52pm, first published 8:32pm

The federal government has lost a Federal Court challenge to the controversial "robodebt" system, with the court finding the income averaging process used to calculate a debt issued to Deanna Amato was unlawful.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.

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