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I'm located in the ACT and my sister has previously had a
Hello, I'm located in the ACT and my sister has previously had a DVO taken out against her which was based on perjury by her ex partner. They are now threatening to do it again. Previously she wasn't … read more
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Hi there, my partner applied to revoke the DVO in NT Australia. She is the protected person and i am the defendant. The DVO is full non contact. I got a phone call from the court last week that she ap… read more
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My daughter has spoken to police because she had an argument
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What do you need to do to get a DVO removed? QLD. None. My
None. My partner received bad legal advice, and was advised not contest the DVO at the time but being a foster carer myself it's means we can?t be together. … read more
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My son has been charged for Dvo which the police filed not
Hi my son has been charged for Dvo which the police filed not his ex partner but on that day she did sign a statement which she has disputed some of the claims after she signed so now she has gone bac… read more
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The police put a DVO against my (now ex) partner following
The police put a DVO against my (now ex) partner following an altercation one night 4 weeks ago that they believed was emotional / psychological abuse. Neither of us wanted the DVO. The police came do… read more
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Can I, ask the aggrieved revoke a police applied DVO? We
Can I, ask the aggrieved revoke a police applied DVO? We have been to court and the magistrate has granted the DVO but I want to know if I can revoke it now … read more
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Leon
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I have a DVO against me, and I have asked the Magistrates
I have a DVO against me, and I have asked the Magistrates Court for adjournment … read more
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Leon
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About 4 years ago my ex wife made a false DVO complaint
Hi Pearl, about 4 years ago my ex wife made a false DVO complaint against me. She was attempting to provoke on a daily basis and even taking secret videos of me … read more
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Leon
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Just looking at a complicated situation with a ex-partner's
hey just looking at a complicated situation with a ex-partner's new parter not getting physically violent until recently, but has been saying bad things, spreading rumours, etc. … read more
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Daniel
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Can I revoke a DVO order against after I've been to court, I
Can I revoke a DVO order against after I've been to court, I was swad to accept the dvo by my partner who wants to get back together, she has had contact with me at my residents and met at other venue… read more
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Leon
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I found optus had withdrawn money from my bank account to pay
I found optus had withdrawn money from my bank account to pay my ex partners phone bill. She hit me 2 years ago we went to refuge for 6 mths. We moved interstate because I couldn't get a dvo to preven… read more
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Leon
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The Background is My ex and i were together .5 years she was
The Background is My ex and i were together for 3.5 years she was working in defence as an ao1 i had a towing business this was in the Northern Territory for approximately 2 years we moved to Queensla… read more
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I was called by qld police over the weekend telling me that
Hi I was called by qld police over the weekend telling me that a dvo had been made against me by my ex. I live in Perth and I haven't had any contact with her whatsoever for months and months. But our… read more
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Leon
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My ex partner/staff filed a DVO on me about a year ago. The
My ex partner/staff filed a DVO on me about a year ago. The conditions on which these were served were falsified and absurd so I decided not to give it any thought and ignored it. However she is still… read more
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Can I appeal a temporary DVO order against me ? My ex is trying
Can I appeal a temporary DVO order against me ? My ex is trying to have a DVO put against me , I have contested , so the court issued a temporary DVO against me. The claim is baseless and is being use… read more
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My question relates to obtaining and recieving a avo or dvo. My
My question relates to obtaining and recieving a avo or dvo. My ex partner rung me up about 7 or 8 weeks ago stating that she has some mail for me, and since then when trying to get the mail she hasnt… read more
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For the last 4 years, my wife has been both emotionally and physically abusive toward me. I have attended work sporting cuts and bruises on a regular basis, even fingerprints around my throat. I had e… read more
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