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My partner was refused bail and currently is in jail until
My partner was refused bail and currently is in jail until his next court date. He breached AVO and bail condition. There is also an AVO against me to protect him. My hearing court date is next week, … read more
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Hi, I'm needing legal advice g Regarding a common assualt charge. Can you please let me know who I can speak to? … read more
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Just wondering about a law Question.my partner is in
Second opinion] Hi just wondering about a law Question.my partner is in remand.he has had a warrant nbern arrested.alonf with other charges and had an avo in place.ehich police put on him towards myse… read more
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I am facing a breach of avo however the breach is ludicrous
I am facing a breach of avo however the breach is ludicrous II have an avo on me by my partner, who didnt ask for it and asked it to e removed … read more
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I have an AVO against my partner...domestic violence can I
I have an AVO against my partner...domestic violence can I drop breaching of the avo charges and assault charges? And if so will police not go through with it? … read more
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Last Sunday I was issued with Apprehended domestic Violence
Hello, Last Sunday I was issued with Apprehended domestic Violence order by Maroubra Police and I have to appear in court this Thursday. My partner and I were in a heated argument and I did lightly ta… read more
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Morning! My partner is going to court on the 24th of January
My partner is going to court on the 24th of January this Thursday for a domestic charge. This is in NSW, he has a lawyer but i just want to know what he is looking at with this court case. … read more
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6weeks ago my son was assaulted and his car keyed,he
6weeks ago my son was assaulted and his car keyed,he documented it with police till we could find witnesses we have 1 has already done statement.2 weeks ago my son was himself charged with breach avo … read more
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Hie. Nsw. Bail. How's the best way to drop a police avo
Hie JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location. Customer: Nsw JA: Has anything been filed or reported? Customer: Bail JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I co… read more
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I also wanted to ask a few other questions: is he able to
I also wanted to ask a few other questions: is he able to obtain the statements he made for the first two AVOs, if so, can he charge his ex for assault as he states that she hit him first (for first A… read more
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Leon
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Forced AVO on my partner by police even though I objected to
Forced AVO on my partner by police even though I objected to it vehemently. I have been in a domestic violence cycle previously, not with my current partner. There is no history of violence or any signs, which I recognise instantly because of my past experience. My partners actions were totally out of character. His personality was altered and I believe he could possibly have had his drink spiked. He has no recollection of the events which took place. I have seen my partner intoxicated on several occasions and his behaviour remains the same as when he is sober. He has never shown aggression of any kind to me apart from this one event. I do not believe that the AVO is warranted nor would the police listen to my objections, effectively taking all my power from me. The strain on our family is unbearable because of this incident and the subsequent result. … read more
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On the 20/5/16 I applied for an apvo which was granted. My
On the 20/5/16 I applied for an apvo which was granted. My partner and I are listed as the protected people. The defendant cause malicious damage and assault to my partner after a few weeks of harassm… read more
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I'm asking for my partner who is in gaol till October. He
I'm asking for my partner who is in gaol till October. He has an avo against him that has been up for mention and adjourned till September for both parties to get evidence together. The avo has been t… read more
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My partner has been charged with carriage service ... this
My partner has been charged with carriage service ... this was after a whole series of mitigating circumstances caused by me. Basically the Avo applied on my behalf by the police is being dropped howe… read more
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I have received a subpeona by NSW to attend to give evidence
I have received a subpeona by NSW to attend to give evidence in a domestic violence matter. I do not wish to attend. I have requested that the avo be dropped and am writing to the charging officer req… read more
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Leon, I am wondering if the police will drop an AVO I have against my partner. It was t
Leon, I am wondering if the police will drop an AVO I have against my partner. It was taken out last year when she was an alchoholic and out of control. Since then we have made up, she has stopped dri… read more
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My son lives in Newcastle and is on an invalid pension suffering
My son lives in Newcastle and is on an invalid pension suffering from Schizophrenia, he is on CTO, and has been staying with my elderly mother (84) whilst waiting for a housing placement. He has been … read more
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I had a n AVO in NSW, for a term of 12 months against my partners
I had a n AVO in NSW, for a term of 12 months against my partner's ex wife. After 3 months, I moved interstate and stopped the AVO. It has now been 12 months and the woman is causing stress with my 11… read more
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