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In law, a trial is a coming together of parties to a dispute, to present information (in the form of evidence) in a tribunal, a formal setting with the authority to adjudicate claims or disputes. One form of tribunal is a court. The tribunal, which may occur before a judge, jury, or other designated trier of fact, aims to achieve a resolution to their dispute.

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    NSW murder trial scrapped after SA case prompts High Court to redfine ‘joint criminal enterprise’

    "Bilal Rahim, Joseph Nehme, Viliami Taufahema, Sherene Rizk and Lisa Anne Price were facing a NSW Supreme Court trial over the death of Luke Lembryk in the early hours of December 7, 2019, at the unit he shared with his mother in Condell Park. Jurors were sent home on Friday after a High Court...
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    QLD How long does it take for Final Order to be given after Trial?

    Had 5 day trial 2 months ago but orders haven't come through yet, does anyone know roughly how long it takes, my lawyer seems to think 3-6 months? It doesn't matter too much as I have sole parental and other side conceded in their closing to 0% care, though would be nice to have the orders so I...
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    QLD How do I file like a usb stick with the court for trial?

    So I need to lodge a bunch of videos, recorded calls, photos and things, does anyone know how to give those to the court. So far I have send a usb to the ICL, other lawyer, other lawye
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    WA What to expect at contravention trial

    Hi y’all! I’ve been running my partner’s case for 2 years in FCWA while he self reps. In that time financial proceedings were finalised by consent and we came away with a really great result. We also have interim parenting orders - some by consent and some not - which have allowed us both to...
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    QLD Trial Adjournment

    Hi Just wanting to know my best options to adjourn a criminal trial date in the district court before I ask my barrister I have a child due 5 weeks after I have trial and want to adjourn for a few months but don’t no what i can say to get the date changed cheers
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    QLD TPO in QLD court has been VACATED - 22mths still no trial

    So we have just received a letter from our lawyer advising the aggrieved who put in a false Temp Protection Order 18mths ago has requested the case to be VACATED due to her lawyer being elderly an d in hospital and out of action, well we have waited way too long and she keeps prolonging by...
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    VIC Parental Alienation family court cases to be able to quote in my trial

    Are there any parental alienation family law cases in Australia that I can quote in my trial? I am the alienated parent. My kids echo the negative views of the mother, won't eat the food I cook them, never says any positive things about the father. One of the child has eating anxiety (lost a...
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    VIC Applicant file and serve on all other parties, an amended application setting out with precision the orders to be sought at trial

    I have made amended applications before where changes to the previous orders are underlined, how do I go about to set out the "precision" part?
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    submissions for trial

    Dear experienced members I am preparing a closing submission for the trial (property settlement matter in FCC). Can someone give me advice on what's the structure of this submission, how detailed it should be, and how many case laws I should apply in my case? I found one case law is very...
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    QLD Witness conflict of interest

    In a Family Court trial can the other party Subpoena a witness to give evidence if you have a legal matter in place with that witness. Is this a conflict of interest?