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Have you had a GOOD or BAD experience with an ICL? Family Law Survey

on Mon, 07/14/2014 - 11:35
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Have you had a GOOD or BAD experience with an ICL? Family Law Survey

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Have you had a GOOD or BAD experience with an ICL? Family Law Survey.

Have YOU had a negative experience with an Independent Child Lawyer (ICL)? Perhaps an ICL was imperative to the outcome of your custody dispute? Tell us about your experience with an ICL at

http://www.familylawexpress.com.au/family-law-pulse/.



This survey will only take a few minutes of your time but would provide invaluable feedback on the performance of ICL in Family Law children’s matters.

Independent Child Lawyers are lawyers assigned by the Court to children involved in child custody and child contact disputes.

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UK - ‘Countless barriers and no one who feels valued’: What MP learnt from shadowing social workers

on Sun, 07/07/2013 - 07:47
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UK -  ‘Countless barriers and no one who feels valued’: What MP learnt from shadowing social workers

Lisa Nandy MP has spent the last year shadowing frontline social workers. Here she tells Community Care what she saw, and why she believes the ‘fundamental’ role of the social worker is being undermined.

Social work is in crisis. That’s the verdict of a damning report published recently which surveyed 3,000 social workers.

It reveals a common picture of social workers struggling with intolerable workloads, lack of supervision and, as a result, unqualified staff used to assess children and families in need being turned away as thresholds are revised upwards to cope with overwhelming demand.

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Research to ASK FAMILIES and CHILDREN ABOUT INDEPENDENT CHILDREN’s LAWYERS

on Fri, 05/25/2012 - 12:13

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25 May 2012

Research to ASK FAMILIES and CHILDREN
ABOUT INDEPENDENT CHILDREN’s LAWYERS

Attorney-General Nicola Roxon today announced a new research project into whether Independent Children’s Lawyers are effective when representing children in family law cases. 

The Attorney explained the project will provide a better understanding of how Independent Children’s Lawyers can best help achieve positive results for children.

“Independent Children’s Lawyers are an important part of Australia’s family law system,” Ms Roxon said.

“However, there has been a longstanding call for

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Court DoCS and Evidence from Mother and Father of Georgia and Luke - Department Officers Abuse Children

on Sun, 03/11/2012 - 11:54
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NEW SOUTH WALES 2009 CLN 1

6225/08 Re Georgia and Luke (No 2)

PALMER J JUDGMENT – Ex tempore 19 December 2008

How this case comes to the Equity Division

1 The children who are the subject of these proceedings have been given the pseudonyms “Georgia” and “Luke” in previous proceedings, and it is convenient to keep those pseudonyms for these proceedings.

2. On 12 September 2008, officers of the Department of Community Services (“DOCS”), with the assistance of two police officers, removed Georgia and Luke from their parents' home in exercise of the power of emergency

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Corrupt Community Services Human Services DoCS Children's Court

on Sun, 02/12/2012 - 20:30

"Hi Michael I have been following you for nearly 12 months now.. you have helped thousands of parents around the world, Lukey would be so proud of his dad.. and so is everyone.. you are an unsung hero..believe that... you will be commended on everything you have done.

Protest message I just got.. Thur 22nd Sept Parramatta Childrens Court.. right... Just a note you helped me to understand the whole corrupt system.. I have so much proof in my case to all DoCs corrupt ways.. even down to believe it changing Children's Court transcripts, by DoCs Lawyer, my case was something a bit different to