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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 husband and I are separated...Our 6 year old boy lives

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My husband and I are separated...Our 6 year old boy lives with me but stays with his dad fortnightly weekends. If our son gets very distressed about having to stay with his dad, do I have to force him to go and can his dad force me to make him stay?
JA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Tasmania
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Daniel replied 2 months ago.

Hello
Orders in place?
Why is the child distressed?