sexualised behaviour by parent

  • Benton & Benton 2014 FamCA 251

    by - Oct 24, 2015
    A mother held a genuine strong belief that the father had sexually abused his stepdaughter (the mother’s daughter) when aged 13 years, but the father had been found not guilty in criminal proceedings.   The father had two children aged 7 and...
  • Deane & Deane 2014 FamCA 869

    by - Apr 24, 2015
    A couple had been married for several years and had two daughter aged 7 and 3 years at the time of the hearing.  During one year the father’s own mother died and the father did not...
  • Pollock & Breen-Pollock No 3. 2014 FamCA 1026

    by - Apr 13, 2015
    The case involved allegations that the father had participated in sexual abuse with children aged 7 and 6 years at the time of the hearing.  The parents separated after the mother expressed concern about the way the...
  • Krach & Krach 2009 FamCA 507

    by - Mar 4, 2015
    Both parents made reciprocal allegations (mutual accusations) that the other had abused their children aged 8 and 9 years.  The mother alleged that the father sexually abused the children by actions outlined below.  The father alleged...
  • Oscar & Delaware 2012. FAMCA 211.

    by - Mar 4, 2015
    The father had arrived in Australia on a visitor’s visa and sought a visa for permanent residency.  The father had been in relationships with two women (Ms A & Ms D) within a 2 year period and...
  • Helbig & Rowe 2014 FamCAFC 179

    by - Mar 3, 2015
    A trial judge ordered a family assessment by an independent expert but ruled that counselling notes about the father not be provided to the expert.  The mother appealed, arguing that the father posed an unacceptable risk...