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    VIC Intervention order contested hearing

    Hello, my name is Darren and I am facing an intervention hearing next week. The allegations are false and I have evidence that shows a pattern of lies and abusive behaviour by the applicant against me. Can you give me some direction in how to present my evidence and how to conduct myself in...
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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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    Legal Aid continue if I get a job

    Hi I'm on Newstart and have been approved for legal aid for criminal charges, the hearing is February. If I go off Newstart and get a job will my legal aid be cancelled?
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    QLD Waiting on Legal Aid and cant afford mediation without it

    Asking on behalf of a friend. Ex has initiated mediation. She is waiting on Legal Aid and has informed his lawyer/mediator that she is willing to attend mediation but can't afford it. They have now informed her that he will be getting a certificate for court stating she hasn't attended...
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    QLD Help with Subpoena and Affidavit Wording?

    Hi There, I am a first-time poster and I am just looking for a bit of help, please? I have had sole parental responsibility for my child (7 years old) for almost 3 years now and have recently been served with court papers from the father. He has not contacted us or seen my child in almost 3...
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    NSW How to Keep Track of Events for Mediation?

    I'm trying to end a long 10-year domestic violent relationship. We share children. I have applied for Legal Aid. I have been told several times to write down in a book everything that happens that would be good for mediation or the judge if it goes that far. So my questions are, what do I...
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    VIC Separated from Alcoholic Husband with Legal Aid - Help?

    Hey, I’m wanting some help, please. I separated from my husband in Nov 2018 (married since 2005) with my 12-year-old son & moved interstate to be with family for support. Ex is an alcoholic & I could no longer put up with the emotional & mental abuse towards myself & my son. Ex also has a sex...
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    VIC Conflict of Interest with Lawyer - Help?

    Hello guys, Any input would be appreciated. On the 7th of April 2018, I was remanded into custody. I was appointed a lawyer through legal aid for my first bail application which was on the 3rd of May 2018. I got knocked back. Bail got knocked back another 2 times before I got bail. On the 10th...
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    NSW Room Set on Fire by Ex-tenant - Help with Compensation?

    Hi all, So not too long ago my room was set alight by an ex tenant, in the process she destroyed more than 70% of goods in my room and half of the front of house. Anyway, fast forward, according to the police & my landlord - she set the room alight thinking her ex BF lived there... My contact...
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    QLD Legal Aid for Minor civil claim

    If anyone has been granted legal aid for a civil claim I would be very grateful if you could let me know what it was for. I'm trying to get an idea of how likely I will be to be granted legal aid for my claim. Thanks :)