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    Comedy Web Series about Lawyer

    Hi all! Letting you know about the new comedy web series, "Baby, It's Just Business". It's about a masculine female lawyer who wants to have a baby. Oh, and she carries a really big gun! Check it out and share: shorturl.at/mIOPY Thanks!
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    WA What if Ex with Criminal Record Applies for Recovery Order?

    About 4 years ago, my ex became addicted to drugs, was convicted and sentenced to jail for dealing meth etc. Prior to jail he was abusive, unpredictable, threatening, etc. He forced us out of our home and we had to leave with nothing. Due to threats I had an interim DVO taken out that covered me...
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    NSW Is it legal for my wife to hide out with my 2-yo kid without telling me?

    My wife and I are in cold war since 2 weeks ago. But while I was at work today, she suddently left home and hide out with my 2-yo kid without telling me. She also didn't answer my calls. Is it legal? What is my option as a dad to the kid?
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    NSW Rights regarding communication with a DVO?

    Recently (4 weeks ago) separated from a long term relationship, I currently have a DVO (not interim, in place for one week now) against my ex partner. There is a serious threat to safety due to domestic violence, suicide and drug and alcohol concerns on the part of my ex. We have a 2 year old...
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    VIC Separation - Parent Wanting My Home in Their Property Pool?

    I'll keep this short and to the point: My (former) mother and father are having a 'property separation' in the Federal Circuit/ Family Court. My (former) mother started proceedings against my father and she has listed me as a secondary. She's demanding that I sign my home onto her. 5 years...
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    WA Ex-wife Accused Me of Sexually Interfering with My Children - Help?

    I was due to collect my kids at 5 pm on Friday for their weekend visit. At around midday, I received an email from her saying I'm not to pick up the kids and contact child services. She also stopped me from seeing them during avisit before with no reason why. I contacted legal people and said...
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    QLD contravene of family court order

    Hi, my 14 year old son has decided to self place at my house. Me and his mother have a court order stating, that all 3 kids spend 5 nights a fortnight at my house, and the rest at their mother's. As a consequence for my 14 year old not wanting to go back to her place, she has stopped visitation...
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    NSW Court hearing date-four months

    Hi I need some help. I am Australian citizen and my ex is permanent residence. I have separated for 18 month, my spouse went back oversea 18 month ago. We have no kids. I paid my lawyer $3000 in advance. She is processing everything very slow. She just lodged divorce application on 19 Nov...
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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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    NSW Need your help please

    Hi all My name is Sam from NSW, im seperated from my ex partner and I have a 4 year old child who lives with me 3 days a week and 4 days a week with the mother. Recently the mother has been reported by some one to FACS and FACS got involved. The police have raided the house with a search warrant...