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    QLD Separated for More than 5 Years - Ex Refusing Mediation?

    Hi, guys. TLDR - go to last paragraph... Here's a basic rundown of what's going on: 1. Ex left 5 years ago to be with the guy she was having an affair with, who then became her de facto. 2. Initially, she did not want the kids and then decided on a 3/7 shared custody basis, and, once she...
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    QLD Ex refuse mediation separated 5 years + more

    Hi, guys. Here's a basic rundown of what's going on: 1. Ex left 5 years ago to be with the guy she was having an affair with. 2. Initially she did not want the kids and then decided on a 3/7 shared custody basis, and, once she discovered she would need to pay child support to me (she earns more...
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    QLD Mental Competency and Legal Separation

    Just prior to and during my legal separation I was admitted to a psychiatric ward and was diagnosed with Acute Depression with Psychosis. I was obviously not well during this time and for the following two years it took for my legal separation to come through (my husband acted for himself, I...
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    SA Defacto separation and assets

    Hi everyone Looking for some advice regarding a defacto separation and assets. I have enquired about a few family lawyers but am waiting to hear back so thought I might ask on here as well. Situation is defacto relationship for 7 years with 1 child (4 years old). I came into the relationship...
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    QLD I really want to away from my husband

    Hi. I have been married for 16years, no kids, bought a unit last year in both name. I have borrowed whole amount of money from my parents to buy the unit. My husband used to work but an unemployed for long long time. He stays in the house all day watching tv I’m the one working 5days a week, pay...
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    QLD Separation - Dealing with Children and Bedrooms?

    Hey everyone. Quick question, please. My wife and I are going through a separation. I work from home she does not work. We both look after our 3-year-old. Me more so, she spends most of her time in bed sleeping. I drive she does not. I make all His doctors appointments, take him to playgroups...
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    Separation-risk if being homeless

    I have been engaged to my partner since December 2018. I had full time employment, was self sufficient and was able to pay my bills without any concerns. In March 2019 my partner suggested that he wanted to go back to the mines as he had worked there before and got a higher pay. We agreed that...
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    SA Restrictions of property visitors during separation

    I’m just after some advice around a marriage separation where one party has moved away from the marital residence but is demanding for the remaining party to not allow certain people onto the property despite them wanting those people to be allowed there. Does the relocated partner have the...
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    VIC Contesting a permanent IVO

    Hi Guys, I have been happily married for 19 years and have a nine-year-old and six months old. I have never had any complaints/police matters or even traffic offences against me. Here's a summary of the events that left me with an IVO. Since the birth of our six months old, my wife's behaviour...
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    WA Separation of Over 17 Months - Can Partner Claim My Inheritance?

    A family members marriage failed and she left the marital home 17 months ago and her partner left to live overseas more than 9 months ago. For almost 18 months they have ceased living in a marriage-like environment following irreconcilable differences. Financials were finalised amicably and no...