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An injunction is a legal and equitable remedy in the form of a special court order that compels a party to do or refrain from specific acts. "When a court employs the extraordinary remedy of injunction, it directs the conduct of a party, and does so with the backing of its full coercive powers." A party that fails to comply with an injunction faces criminal or civil penalties, including possible monetary sanctions and even imprisonment. They can also be charged with contempt of court. Counterinjunctions are injunctions that stop or reverse the enforcement of another injunction.

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    VIC If an IVO applicant is a police officer, is the AFM statement made under oath?

    IVO served (where the applicant was a police officer) but the family member was the 'AFM- affected family member' is also a practicing lawyer. If the IVO contains provable falsities including incorrect date of births etc., is the statement by the AFM to the police officer under oath? Given...
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    VIC I've been served with a intervention order, how can someone get away with using intervention order on someone for revenge?

    False intervention order, what if the applicant has a criminal history from another country? And her husband has a confessed message of child sexual abuse? But they turn the table on me using lies? Am I allowed to talk about this here, or is it breaking a intervention order? I guess I dont...
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    VIC Interim IVO applicant blatant lies

    My ex has placed Interim IVO May 28th, 2020, on me after I attended his flat to pick up child. I recorded the complete 'incident' in which there is no violence, yelling, threatening or physical interaction, damage to property. There was a mention that I remotely stated I would contest , and...
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    VIC IVO

    I got served with IVO police applied for on behalf of my brother who was living in my dads house while he was sick in hospital. My dad has since passed away. When I went one night to get clothing for my dad I couldn’t get in the house and a verbal argument took place. A few weeks later I got a...
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    VIC Magistrate court has revoked an IVO without me presenting further and better particulars

    Hello members I have an interim IVO in place, a mentions hearing was conducted recently with a contested hearing due in March 2021. The court advised to provide further and better particulars before this date (from memory 2 weeks before, don't have the paperwork in front of me now). The ex has...
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    VIC Intervention order query

    Hello, I am just wondering whether it is still allowed to send birthday presents in the mail to children listed on a intervention order as protected persons? The gifts would not have any messaging just gifts from a online retail outlet thanks
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    VIC IVO address query

    Hi Okay this is an odd question - I have an interim IVO against me as a I fight it in court due to ridiculous allegations that have no foundation in truth. It excludes me from the family home which will have to be sold as part of divorce proceedings. Now my 14 year old daughter wants me to...
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    SA How much evidence/reason is required for an Intervention Order (DVO)?

    Hi Folks, I was recently served with an interim intervention order, with a first hearing date next week. I didn't receive a reason or evidence as to why it's been taken out. Is this something i'm allowed access to before the first court date? I got the court transcript for the application, but...
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    VIC intervention order extension

    Hi - 33 days until an intervention order ends... can my wife just walk into a court and get an extension if she feels like it? Or does she need fresh reasons/incidents? I haven't seen her in months, and am sticking to my three Facetime calls a week with the kids... walking on egg shells as I...
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    VIC What to do when my housemates have emptied my room and my real estate agent isn't doing anything

    I had been paying rent for 3.5 years at a house when i missed paying rent one month by accident an no one notified me. So my housemates went through all my stuff, (total privacy invasion), bagged up all my clothes and ruined heaps of stuff ( like expensive essential oils that are all emptied)...