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Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience
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My ex boyfriend recorded all our phone conversations and has

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My ex boyfriend recorded all our phone conversations and has edited them to defame my character, now he is threatened me to make them public is that legal, l had no idea he was doing this , l have recently found out he is a drug user and has had other people listening to these private conversations between himself and myself.
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: Victoria
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: I have summons for an AVO against him the hearing is next week
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Leon replied 8 days ago.

My name is ***** ***** I am a NSW Solicitor. I will do my best to assist you with your question.

Expert:  Leon replied 8 days ago.

He cannot record it without your consent and to do this is extortion and blackmail. You can report this to the police.

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
what will the police do , l have told them yet he hasn't been served with the AVO as of present the hearing is next week