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    NSW Divorce with foreign spouse

    Ms X is from China, here on a tourist visa (allowing multiple entries/exits of Australia) in order to be close to her daughter who is here as an international student. In August 2018, Ms X married a man in Campsie NSW. They separated in December of the same year and she has no seen him since...
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    NSW Foreigner entitled to divorce settlement

    My de facto partner and i have just bought a house in both names and 100% borrowed. He has a wife back in tbe philippines he hasnt seen for over twenty years, a failed annulment case took them to res judicata. We have been together ten years, lived together seven and have three children. He is...
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    NSW Foreigner entitled to settlement after divorce

    My de facto partner and i have just bought a house in both names and 100% borrowed. He has a wife back in tbe philippines he hasnt seen for over twenty years, a failed annulment case took them to res judicata. We have been together ten years, lived together seven and have three children. He is...
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    NSW Do I need to tell spouse I have filed for divorce

    Separated for 12mths+, moved on, no kids. Do I need to tell spouse I have filed for divorce? I don't communicate with spouse.
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    VIC Being Bullied by Child Protection to Get IVO - Help?

    Hi all, I am currently in emergency housing due to my partner unintentionally hurting my young children, due to anger of parents divorce issues (that’s lasted over 6 years). Since being in emergency housing, my partner has finally been able to see his mum knowing that’s the trigger to his...
  6. Aarti Patel

    SA Other/General Law Forum

    Hi, my name is Aarti, I am an Indian, having Australian Citizenship. Me and my 18-month-old son are here in India for the last few months. It's been 8 months since I have separated from my husband who is also an India having Australian Citizenship. While I returned to India a few months back, he...
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    WA Divorce proceedings when other party keeps delaying

    Hi! I'm just chasing some info re: divorce proceedings. My marriage when I was 21 only lasted 6 months before we separated. I'm 32 now and have tried to initiate the divorce a few times over the years. We can talk and no-one gets upset, there are no kids, property or other assets involved...
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    QLD Parental Alienation from ex Mother-in-law

    Hi, so I have a question about how to best move forward with a situation. I will keep emotion out of it, and just state the relevant facts, but happy to share more if needed. I left my ex-husband 2.5 years ago due to domestic violence. He has a DVO (now expired), that he admitted to - all...
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    QLD Help with Inclusions for Parenting Plan and Family Court Orders?

    Hi Everyone, I have been following and reading a number of posts regarding parenting plans / parenting orders/ consent orders as we are very new to this and want to understand the process properly. My partner and his ex have just started the mediation process for developing a parenting plan...
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    VIC Applying for divorce after Separation

    Hi My case: I have been separated from my wife since August 2018 and I had filed one sided divorce. She appeared in court and didn't agree to the date of separation instead mentioned 22JAN 2019 as the date of separation. Now the magistrate told me to consider 22Jan as the date of separation...