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    QLD Child abduction

    About a month ago my ex abducted my kids under pretext of taking them to an after-school sport as regularly happens. 5 minutes after she took them I received an email from her and then another from her lawyer. The emails basically stated she considered the kids weren't safe in my custody...
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    QLD Defamation - malicious false reports to QPS and Dept. Child Safety

    Hello - I'm hoping someone might be able to tell me whether the following is considered defamation: I'm currently a party of a very nasty custody battle in the Federal Circuit Court. The Dept. of Child Safety and Qld Police have just produced records through a subpoena and this is how I have...
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    QLD Custody of Children - Sue Family Report Writer?

    Hi everyone, Going through a custody of children battle at the moment and in the process had to employ the services of a family report writer very early in the process. The job this guy did was complete garbage. I was grossly misquoted on a number of things for starters and the recommendations...
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    Parenting Coordinator

    Has anyone got any experience with using a parent coordinator? Pros vs Cons? I’m after some shared knowledge and experiences. Thanks.
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    QLD Would a court or solicitor even entertain this?

    Hi - interested in the chances of my ex forcing a change to our current parenting plan or worst. My ex and I separated from a relationship just over 18 months ago. We finalised the settlement and parenting plan (not custody - but logged with courts) early this year. Since separation we have...
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    NSW Child Custody Papers

    My children and I have just come through Family Violence. He was convicted 14 months ICO with rehab and AVO in place for children and I for two years. I thought we could breathe for awhile. Not even three weeks later I now have Federal Court papers for a date in December for him going for...
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    Extra days for special events.

    I have consent orders that outline time I can spend with my children. The mother who has primary custody, is insisting she has the fin a l say and has to approve the dates I request for visitation. We also have a clause about twk e tra nifmghts in my care for school events and special events...
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    NSW how to gain visitation after being incarcerated ?

    my partner is currently incarcerated but is hoping to gain some kind of visitation of his children once he gets out, there is a current avo between him and his ex partner (the mother of the kids) just wondering how to go about this ? and who or what organisation to talk to ?
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    VIC On a family preservation order but wants to live else where.

    I have a sister aged 14, is currently on a preservation order, and wishes to reside with me in my care. she has her own solicitor and CPS caseworker and has expressed to both of them that she wants to leave home, due to an unsafe and unstable environment at home. however, there seems to be no...
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    QLD Custody of Children - Can Ex Prevent Interstate Relocation with Child?

    Hi I live in QLD with my 10-year-old daughter. Father of daughter lives in NSW. Court orders state that the child lives with the mother. We have joint custody of children /parenting responsibility. There are visitation schedules set out in the order when father comes to QLD for select...