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Scott Morrison ‘not going to speculate’ if Christian Porter will keep job over blind trust

Prime minister says he’s awaiting advice on whether the blind trust Porter used to pay part of his legal fees in ABC case met ministerial standards

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has refused to guarantee will keep his job, saying he will await advice from his department as to whether the industry minister’s declaration that a blind trust part paid his personal legal fees met ministerial standards.

On Friday the prime minister told ABC AM he was “not going to speculate” when asked if Porter could keep his job if he paid the money back to the Legal Services Trust.

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