• Merritt & Partos 2015 FamCA 666

    by - Oct 23, 2015
    There was an order for a child aged 9 years to live with the mother, to spend time with the father, and for the father to use his best endeavours to have the child attend sporting...
  • Chapman & Timms 2014 FamCA 316

    by - Oct 23, 2015
    A child aged 11 years was emotionally distressed and the parents disputed the reasons for this distress.  The mother reported that the child suffered violent and unpredictable mood changes when he would attack the mother verbally and would become abusive...
  • McMurr & Sheill 2014 FamCA 327

    by - Oct 24, 2015
    A father applied for a child aged 8 years to participate in a special education placement but the mother failed to file a response despite the Court’s directions to do so.  Evidence was presented that the child had attended...
  • Hort & Verran 2009 FamCAFC 214

    by - Aug 7, 2015
    A paternal grandmother commenced proceedings that resulted in a judge ordering two children aged 9 and 7 years to live with the paternal grandmother and to spend time with the mother.  The grandmother was delegated sole parental responsibility...