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metro
Man made up claims about daughter being shaken to get revenge on wifeA family court judge heard that he made up the allegation (Picture: Getty Image
Man made up claims about daughter being shaken to get revenge on wife
metro / Posted 56 minutes ago
A family court judge heard that he made up the allegation (Picture: Getty Images) A British computer worker who called the NSPCC and said his Ukrainian wife had shaken their toddler daughter ‘like a rag doll’ has admitted lying. The man told a... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County budget faces $20 million shortfallmay have on Clark County families. “If we eliminate the services that we provi
Clark County budget faces $20 million shortfall
The Columbian / Posted 4 hours ago
may have on Clark County families. “If we eliminate the services that we provide them through our court and through the family court systems, we’re going to have very, very dire needs going forward,” he said at this month’s budget... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mental capacity law needs updatingto their participation. Alison is a Dunedin barrister who specialises in health
Mental capacity law needs updating
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 hours ago
to their participation. Alison is a Dunedin barrister who specialises in health and disability law, and is appointed by the Family Court to represent people with impaired capacity. She has recently completed an 18 month review of New Zealand’s adult... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NT Government 'shouldn't be part of juvenile detention royal commission'commission into the mistreatment of young offenders at Territory juvenile deten
NT Government 'shouldn't be part of juvenile detention royal commission'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
commission into the mistreatment of young offenders at Territory juvenile detention facilities, former chief justice of the Family Court of Australia, Alastair Nicholson, says. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced earlier today that he would... Read more
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The Mercury News
Court clerks threaten strikeEmployees Association (SCPEA). The association represents more than 400 clerks,
Court clerks threaten strike
The Mercury News / Posted 7 hours ago
Employees Association (SCPEA). The association represents more than 400 clerks, janitors, legal researchers and family court mediators. In a short statement late Monday, Court Executive Officer David Yamasaki declined to debate the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Radio station boss arrested for harassing man she dated - after being arrested for previously harassing another ex and his family Ray
Radio station boss arrested for harassing man she dated
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
- after being arrested for previously harassing another ex and his family Raychel Harvey-Jones, 42 was the news director at a Maryland radio station She is charged with forging a District... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘He took note of everything I said’on a number of issues including a motor sports precinct in Townsville, dredging
‘He took note of everything I said’
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
on a number of issues including a motor sports precinct in Townsville, dredging the port in Cairns, apprenticeships and Family Court. Ms Hanson did not say if she said raised the issue of a Royal Commission into Islam or her proposal to ban... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kate Beckinsale puts on a leggy display in a chic playsuit in London- who agreed to a trial separation last March - were granted a decree nisi by J
Kate Beckinsale puts on a leggy display in a chic playsuit in London
Daily Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
- who agreed to a trial separation last March - were granted a decree nisi by Judge Heather MacGregor at London's Central Family Court in a hearing lasting less than 60 seconds. Comic Walliams cited Lara's 'unreasonable behaviour' for the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man jailed after raping wife and assaulting her with hammerthe spare bedroom while telling her to open her eyes and insisting they weren't
Man jailed after raping wife and assaulting her with hammer
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 hours ago
the spare bedroom while telling her to open her eyes and insisting they weren't separating. The next day she went to the Family Court and obtained a interim barring order. She did not disclose the rape until five months later because she couldn't... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Video conferencing improves access to justicejoint initiative to use video-conferencing to enable judges to appear virtually
Video conferencing improves access to justice
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
joint initiative to use video-conferencing to enable judges to appear virtually in remote courts.The initiative, involving Family Court judges in Northland and Southland/Central Otago, aims to reduce the number of judicial and court users... Read more
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Daily Journal
Cumberland County’s most wantedin finding two of its most wanted fugitives. Anthony J. Summers, 29, is being
Cumberland County’s most wanted
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
in finding two of its most wanted fugitives. Anthony J. Summers, 29, is being sought on four Superior Court of New Jersey Family Court warrants for failing to pay $42,331.58 in child support payments. Summers is described as a black Male, 6 feet... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Fearless Comedy Gala: Tackling domestic violence with comedywhen I got out of the situation that things would just get better and that stuf
Canberra Fearless Comedy Gala: Tackling domestic violence with comedy
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
when I got out of the situation that things would just get better and that stuff would stop. But then when you go into the family court system and the legal process, it's almost like a whole new battle all over again and it's tens and tens of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kate Beckinsale and David Walliams enjoy a cosy dinner in London- who agreed to a trial separation last March - were granted a decree nisi by J
Kate Beckinsale and David Walliams enjoy a cosy dinner in London
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
- who agreed to a trial separation last March - were granted a decree nisi by Judge Heather MacGregor at London's Central Family Court in a hearing lasting less than 60 seconds. Comic Walliams cited Lara's 'unreasonable behaviour' for the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Cumbria police child protection measures under scrutinyprosecutors claim there is now no real chance of bringing criminal charges in t
Cumbria police child protection measures under scrutiny
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
prosecutors claim there is now no real chance of bringing criminal charges in the case. A High Court judge presiding in family court proceedings has said Poppi's father, Paul Worthington, seriously sexually assaulted his daughter shortly before... Read more
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The Young Witness
Abolish the Family Court? Please explainviolence advocates, One Nation, men's rights groups...it seems everyone wants f
Abolish the Family Court? Please explain
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
violence advocates, One Nation, men's rights groups...it seems everyone wants family law system reform. But the head of the Family Court says we should be wary of simple solutions to complex problems. The head of Australia's Family Court has warned... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Lindt Cafe police ‘had no plan’that those third parties could have included one of Monis’ barristers, Michael
Lindt Cafe police ‘had no plan’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
that those third parties could have included one of Monis’ barristers, Michael Klooster. Klooster had acted for him in a Family Court matter and had spoken to Monis in the Lindt Cafe that morning, December 15.media_cameraMonis fired his first... Read more
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The Post-Journal
State Change To Eligibility Requirements For Indigent Defense To Add Cases To County Officeabout 5,000 cases this year in the criminal division alone. That's not even tak
State Change To Eligibility Requirements For Indigent Defense To Add Cases To County Office
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
about 5,000 cases this year in the criminal division alone. That's not even taking into consideration the new guidelines." Family court cases handled by the public defender's office will be around 2,000 this year. Barone said his office is short on... Read more
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The Hindu
Auto driver ‘kills’ wife, surrendersThe couple have a three-year-old son. Their relationship soured in the last co
Auto driver ‘kills’ wife, surrenders
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
The couple have a three-year-old son. Their relationship soured in the last couple of months, and they had approached the family court for a divorce. However, on Thursday, after attending a counselling session, the couple agreed to withdraw the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Flat for troubled teen ‘scandalous’teen in an apartment in Co Louth where he is free to roam around a town until 1
Flat for troubled teen ‘scandalous’
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
teen in an apartment in Co Louth where he is free to roam around a town until 11pm every night, a judge has stated. At the family court in Ennis, Judge Patrick Durcan lashed out at Tusla’s failure to date to have in place any structure or therapies... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The phenomenon of divorce regretwhat he felt were many unnecessary divorces, that he founded a think-tank, the
The phenomenon of divorce regret
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
what he felt were many unnecessary divorces, that he founded a think-tank, the Marriage Foundation, in 2012. While the family court provides a remedy for the problem, the foundation is his attempt to address its cause. Most divorce is... Read more
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express
Evil father who killed Ellie Butler to appeal murder conviction and sentenceButler emerged at the Court of Appeal in London today. Lord Dyson, Lord Justic
Evil father who killed Ellie Butler to appeal murder conviction and sentence
express / Posted 3 days ago
Butler emerged at the Court of Appeal in London today. Lord Dyson, Lord Justice McFarlane and Lord Justice Burnett ruled a family court judge’s behind-closed-doors ruling relating to Ellie’s murder should be made public. Mrs Justice Eleanor King... Read more
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Hamilton News
‘Myths of rape should be dispelled,’ says judge in Mandi Gray casethrough feminist poetry and literature. Who is this judge, I wondered? My coll
‘Myths of rape should be dispelled,’ says judge in Mandi Gray case
Hamilton News / Posted 3 days ago
through feminist poetry and literature. Who is this judge, I wondered? My colleague Oliver Sachgau dug up that he'd been a family court judge in the 1990s and was known for taking a child-centred perspective. He co-wrote two books about women and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ellie Butler murder: Father lodges appeal over conviction for killing six-old daughterThey have been asked to decide whether or not a family court judge's behind-clo
Ellie Butler murder: Father lodges appeal over conviction for killing six-old daughter
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
They have been asked to decide whether or not a family court judge's behind-closed-doors ruling that relates to Ellie's murder should be made public. The three-strong panel - headed by Lord Dyson, the Master of the Rolls and the head of civil... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ben Butler lodges appeal over conviction for murdering daughter Ellieand Lord Justice Burnett - are considering a different aspect of the Butler cas
Ben Butler lodges appeal over conviction for murdering daughter Ellie
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
and Lord Justice Burnett - are considering a different aspect of the Butler case. They have been asked to decide whether a family court judge's behind-closed-doors ruling which relates to Ellie's murder should be made public. The three-strong... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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The Hindu
Man hacks wife to death, surrenders to policeago and the couple had a one-year-old child. According to the police, the coupl
Man hacks wife to death, surrenders to police
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
ago and the couple had a one-year-old child. According to the police, the couple had differences and had approached the family court with an application for divorce. However, on Thursday, after series of counselling, the couple had mutually... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Streatham Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Bury Times
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Bury Times / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Gazette
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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guardian-series
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Harrow Times
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Gazette News
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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This is West Country
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Bolton News
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Should parents get legal aid for family court cases?more family lawyers were working "pro bono" - for free - because people could n
Should parents get legal aid for family court cases?
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
more family lawyers were working "pro bono" - for free - because people could no longer get legal aid for some types of family court litigation. He said the practice was "commendable" - but suggested that expecting lawyers to work without being... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Northern Echo
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldLocal authority social services bosses with responsibility for the youngster's
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Northern Echo / Posted 4 days ago
Local authority social services bosses with responsibility for the youngster's welfare want a family court judge to make decisions about his long-term future. Ms Justice Russell said she had been asked to consider a number of preliminary issues -... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge toldby Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shoot
Young boy taken to IS part of Syria showed marked interest in guns, judge told
Kingston Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
by Islamic terrorists showed a marked and persistent interest in guns and shooting people when he returned to Britain, a family court judge has heard. The youngster, who is nearing his third birthday, became over-excited at the suggestion of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Experts dismiss Hanson's call for Family Court abolishmentbut agree overhaul is needed Family law experts have dismissed calls from Paul
Experts dismiss Hanson's call for Family Court abolishment
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
but agree overhaul is needed Family law experts have dismissed calls from Pauline Hanson's One Nation Party for the Family Court to be abolished, but say an overhaul is needed. Key points: Ms Hanson has said she wants the controversial... Read more
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Hamilton News
Porter: ‘Myths of rape should be dispelled,’ says judge in Mandi Gray casethrough feminist poetry and literature. Who is this judge, I wondered? My coll
Porter: ‘Myths of rape should be dispelled,’ says judge in Mandi Gray case
Hamilton News / Posted 4 days ago
through feminist poetry and literature. Who is this judge, I wondered? My colleague Oliver Sachgau dug up that he'd been a family court judge in the 1990s and was known for taking a child-centred perspective. He co-wrote two books about women and... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Meth-fuelled spousal assault in Okanagan Falls nets jail timeof which he has already served with pre-trial custody credit, and he will be th
Meth-fuelled spousal assault in Okanagan Falls nets jail time
Penticton Western News / Posted 4 days ago
of which he has already served with pre-trial custody credit, and he will be the subject of no-contact orders, aside from family court proceedings, with his son and wife. Somerville was also given two years of probation and a weapons prohibition... Read more
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WA Today
Abolish the Family Court? Please explainThe head of Australia's Family Court has warned against "simplistic" reforms to
Abolish the Family Court? Please explain
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
The head of Australia's Family Court has warned against "simplistic" reforms to the troubled system, saying the vast majority of cases are complex and involve family violence, mental health and substance abuse issues. Pauline Hanson's One Nation... Read more
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