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Domestic Violence in Australia: the Legal Response
Author: Alexander, Renata
2002
Format: Book
This is the third edition - an update to Nicholas Seddon's book. The first edition was the first Australian text to provide comprehensive details of legal and non-legal remedies to domestic violence. By the second edition, the author detailed the many changes in law and government and social policies. This latest edition describes the extensive changes in state and federal legislation, case law, police involvement and political and social responses to domestic violence
Domestic violence Law and Lawmaking Compensation Family Courts Legislation, state Protection orders Family violence, law & legislation, Australia Family court Abuse, partner Victims of violent crimes, legal status, laws, etc.
Table of contents
1. What helpers need to know.
2. The Criminal Law.
3. The Family Law Act 1975.
4. Other non-specific remedies.
5. Protection orders
Published: Federation Press; Annandale, NSW, Australia
Shelf Number: Dv76
Acquisiton Number: 2662
ISBN: 1862874255

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