Family Law: What is a Family Violence Restraining Order?
The Western Australian Parliament has introduced a new type of violence restraining order in Western Australia, being a Family Violence Restraining Order (“FVRO”). The Family Violence Restraining Order was introduced in Western Australia on 1 July 2017. A Family Violence Restraining Order is governed under the Restraining Orders Act 1997...Read More
Ben Cousins In Trouble Again: Bench Warrants And Violence Restraining Orders
Ben Cousins was a national hero. Cousins was a West Coast star footballer and placed his name in the history books when his team won the 2006 premiership. Nominated as the AFL Rising Star in 1996, Cousins was in his prime, captaining the Eagles and a six – time All...Read More
Family Law: What Is A Violence Restraining Order?
It seems that some of the courts are handing out violence restraining orders (“VRO”) in the Perth and suburban courts like candy. But is this really the case? Types of Violence Restraining Orders There are two types of Violence Restraining Orders: Violence Restraining Orders against a person who is in...Read More