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Leon, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)
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Just need help with this question. I want to withdraw the

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JA: Hello. What seems to be the problem?
Customer: Just need help with this question.
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: I want to withdraw the charges I have made against my ex partner.. I live in Queensland Brisbane
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: That I just want the charges to be drop and I only just want the avo to be in order
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Leon replied 9 months ago.

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

Expert:  Leon replied 9 months ago.

Good Morning.

You cannot withdraw charges once they are in place as they are not bought by you they are bought by the police and you are just a witness.

The AVO is attached to the charges and if the police have evidence of violence then they will proceed with the charges.

They will only be dismissed if your partner pleads not guilty and is successful in convincing the court that the evidence is incorrect and he is not guilty.

It is the police that are running the matter.

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