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    NSW How to prove good character

    What is the best evidence I can provide the court I am remorseful of my actions (stealing) and that I am serious about looking into why I did what I did and ensuring that I want to improve myself. Would me participating in self development courses be helpful? What if I seek help from a life...
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    What does this mean in practice? Interpretation of the Evidence Act

    Evidence Act 2008 Part 3.5—Evidence of judgments and convictions 91 Exclusion of evidence of judgments and convictions (1) Evidence of the decision, or of a finding of fact, in an Australian or overseas proceeding is not admissible to prove the existence of a fact that was in issue in...
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    NSW Video evidence

    Does video evidence have to dated and timestamped to be admissable.
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    QLD Witness conflict of interest

    In a Family Court trial can the other party Subpoena a witness to give evidence if you have a legal matter in place with that witness. Is this a conflict of interest?
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    NSW Webpage as Evidence in Affidavit

    Hi, I am writing an Affidavit for a Tribunal hearing. I am self represented. I am using information from web pages, mostly from the Australian Government, to prove that the facts I rely on are true. What is the correct way to reference a webpage? Currently, I am putting the URL in the...
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    VIC how to submit audio recording of another language into evidence

    In order to tender an audio recording of a foreign language into evidence, what will be the steps to do so? The challenge is if I personally transcribe the recording then give it to a translator to turn into English, the original transcript will not be accepted by the court to begin with. If I...
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    QLD Action against Employer for False Evidence

    Is the F8A employer response to a FWC action considered evidence or admissible? What are the actions available if there are objective evidence demonstrating falsehood such as GPS and video evidence prior to FWC conciliation? Or is it only considered "evidence" at the court level (Fed, FCCA)...
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    NSW Chain of Custody Evidence

    Hey guys, I am not sure where to post this question exactly, but here goes. I am interested in learning more about the chain of custody, or otherwise not get a piece of evidence thrown out due to it being faulty in someway. Are there any recommended readings on this subject? case laws are...
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    NSW Kennon v Kennon and evidence of exceptional DV

    How does a person provide documentation of "exceptional" DV for a Kennon adjustment? I'm working with Legal Aid. I've been assigned solicitors twice who have left (quit or been fired) after being assigned to me. Due to Covid-19 there will be a delay before I get a new lawyer. My previous...
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    Mum Taking Property from me (UPDATE)- Kids vs Mothers= Loss

    Hi Guys, I am a 23 year old male and live in Victoria, and I can't wrap my head around Family/Criminal law in this state if you are a male! In 2015 I was gifted money to buy land and build a house, from my mother, she received a huge TAC payout, she kept the money in a joint bank account with my...