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I am commencing proceedings for a private nuisance matter against a neighbour. I am seeking an injunction preventing the neighbour from continuing the nuisance action. Should this application be commenced in the District or Supreme Court?

Lawyer's Assistant: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?

QLD

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

Reports have been made to the local council

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The private nuisance is for an odour from the spreading of chicken manure.

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