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Hi I have been in a domestic violence relationship with my partner I was forced to make a statement to the police he is now being charged with assault and there is an avo out at the moment between us … read more
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I have a avo on my partner I'm going to court tomorrow to
I have a avo on my partner I'm going to court tomorrow to have it revoked I just want some help on what to say to the judge … read more
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Leon
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I have two children to my ex partner who are 6 and 8. I left
Hi, I have two children to my ex partner who are 6 and 8. I left after 3 years of DV (2012) and took out an AVO, he was placed on a good behaviour bond after breaching it. Later he had another girlfri… read more
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My partner has had an AVO placed against him from our
My partner has had an AVO placed against him from our neighbours - they recently asked a visitor to our home if he was a drug dealer. I am sure that he is doing this to antagonise my partner. What is … read more
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I had an AVO that I accepted without admission in 1997. I am
Hi. I had an AVO that I accepted without admission in 1997. I am wondering how to get it expunged … read more
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Leon
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My partner requires some legal assistance with an AVO.
Hi my partner requires some legal assistance with an AVO. Although he is currently engaged with a lawyer I question whether or not my partner should use him. or example, my partner and his ex divorced… read more
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Leon
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My friend got married and his partner has been abusing him
my friend got married and his partner has been abusing him and she has called the police on him saying he abused her but it was the other way around. Now she has an AVO on him and he has agreed to the AVO but he is in Villawood detention centre, they got married but he hasn't done his papers yet... what can he do? He has evidence and witnesses on how she abused him. The police even took photos of the marks she left on his body. … 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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Leon
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Is about overturning a AVO order already breached on my
Hi is about overturning a AVO order already breached on my partner? what is the success rate … read more
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Leon
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I have attended Liverpool court this morning on an AVO order
I have attended Liverpool court this morning on an AVO order and in seeking legal advice yesterday was told to consent to the AVO without admissions. … read more
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Leon
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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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Leon
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My husband was charged with assault and sentenced to 4
My husband was charged with assault and sentenced to 4 months prison. I made the statement against him for the attack on me. There is also an avo in place not allowed within 100metres of our house. I … read more
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Patrick. Yesterday was day four of the continuation of
Hi Patrick. Yesterday was day four of the continuation of the child custody battle. One of the most important pieces of concrete undeniable evidence is a video John took of his ex-partner coming to th… 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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Leon
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Good Evening Leon, I am a single mother of a 4yr old. His father and I have been separ
Good Evening Leon, I am a single mother of a 4yr old. His father and I have been separated since 2011, 2010 to current my ex partner has been in and out of jail, mental institutes and since 2012 I hav… read more
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Leon
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I have been charged by police with use of carriage service
I have been charged by police with use of carriage service to menace/harass/offend. An Interim AVO was made but later dropeed but I have to go to court to defend this charge. The 2 text messages which… read more
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assaulted by partner when visiting melbourne police failed to charge partner & advised to take out avo when returned to home. can i have an assault charge made now in victoria as i cannot take out avo… read more
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