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The End of Australia’s Oldest Micronation

The Principality of Hutt River cedes to the government due to the economic impact of the pandemic

Reuben Salsa
Jan 24 · 5 min read
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Prince Leonard Casley, pictured in 1998 with his French-born wife, Princess Shirley. Source: Olivier Chouchana/Gamma-Rapho/Getty Images
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Hutt River claimed to be an independent sovereign state (though the Australian Government never legally recognized it). (ABC News: Eliza Borrello)

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