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    Appeal an Order

    Hello, I am an Applicant before the Family Court of Australia. My Contravention Application was closed by order in the Federal Circuit Court " The matter was transferred to another jurisdiction" and opened in the Family Court. These are the orders by a federal circuit court: 1. All future...
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    Family Court Review

    There is currently a review being conducted on the Family Court, one of the main issue being reviewed are ICL’s and Family report writers, in which in my case the ICL was caught lying to a federal court judge and upon my application to the court was removed from my matter. Please, if you have...
  3. adi

    Family Court to FCC - case transferred - need help

    Hi Guys, I am self representing and I made a mistake filing the application in family court. On my first directions hearing, the registrar transferred the application to Federal Circuit Court (FCC). Now in the Commonwealth Courts portal, I see that new section has been added for FCC and apart...
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    ACT Matrimonial Home - definition in law

    I haven't been able to find an actual definition of the term "matrimonial home" in the Australian Family Law Act, although I received a letter form the other party's lawyer using this. It seems the term matrimonial relates specifically to "marriage" and not necessarily to a defacto...
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    NSW Drug Test Issued by Family Court?

    What drug test do they usually issue at Family Court? I have been told it could be urine or hair follicle? I'm clean gave up weed in January, don't do anything else and it was on an occasional smoke anyway, but I don't think my ex will be and he has done weed, cocaine, MDMA and ice before. A...
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    WA Family Law - Facilitating Contact Between Grandparents?

    I have a legal question regarding my son's current interim court orders until a final hearing later this year. The orders say that the child resides with the father and that the mother is restrained by injunctions to have contact with the child except supervised by the Paternal Grandmother or at...
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    VIC Mother taking me to Family Court for property separation

    Well... I got shafted and screwed left and right from just about every firm I encountered in Melbourne. My mother is taking me to the family court this Tuesday demanding I SIGN 100% of my home to her. I've somehow become the first kid in the country to be in a PROPERTY SEPARATION with a parent...
  8. measureofmysoul

    WA Grossly Incorrect Standard Information on Affidavit - What to Do?

    Hi and good morning, I am currently representing myself in a family law matter with my ex-husband. We are both seeking changes to our parenting orders. My changes are minor while they are requesting drastic changes. We were previously in family court in late December for an emergency hearing...
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    urgent help needed - Mother giving children (2 & 6) non prescribed drugs - family court

    background * family court proceedings are around a year in - * father has been subject to many false allegations of drug use/ mental health issues / family violence. - VRO Gained by lying about these accusations * Magistrates have now deemed father no risk (after 40 supervised visits and a...
  10. kimbapuppy

    VIC Magistrate court audio recording for use in Family Court

    My ex made false allegations in her application for a full IVO against me that also suspended the Final Parenting Orders made a month prior to the issuance of the IVO so that she gains full custody of the children so that she does not have to pay any child support. I have obtained the audio...