domestic violence

Accused of Domestic Violence in a Family Law Court Case

We hear of cases where one person threatens the other person that they will accuse them of being violent and report them to police. We also hear of cases where people do things that lead to justified accusations. We have compiled a guide for those who have been accused of domestic violence in a family …

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$160 Million Dollars cost of Plebiscite whilst Family Law System is in crisis

Rosie Batty, 2015 Australian of the year, has renewed her push for a Royal Commission into Australia’s family law system. Rosie has campaigned against domestic violence since her son Luke was murdered by his father in 2014. She calls it a ‘broken system.’ She now questions how the Federal Government is willing to spend $160 …

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newcastle family court

Attorney General criticised for mixed messages on domestic violence

The judicial system is no stranger to complaints regarding the amount of time it takes for cases to be heard. Although the case load for Federal Circuit Court judges has always been relatively high, recently released statistics regarding the Newcastle Federal Circuit Court’s workload has prompted public criticism   Attorney-General George Brandis’ Delay in appointing …

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