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The Rise of 'Smart Abuse' - My Ex was Spying on Me Through My TV

The Rise of 'Smart Abuse' - My Ex was Spying on Me Through My TV

Abusive partners are increasingly using home tech – such as smart doorbells and TVs – as a form of control. So how worried should we be?

Spotlight on Child Protection in Family Courts

Spotlight on Child Protection in Family Courts

A panel of experts will review how the family courts protect children and parents in cases of domestic abuse and other serious offences, Ministers announced on Tuesday 21 May.

Video Hearings Tested in Domestic Abuse Cases

Video Hearings Tested in Domestic Abuse Cases

Domestic abuse victims may seek injunctions more easily and with less stress as part of a test into the use of fully-video court hearings.

PM Vows To End Postcode Lottery For Domestic Abuse Victims

PM Vows To End Postcode Lottery For Domestic Abuse Victims

The prime minister has vowed to end the postcode lottery for those escaping domestic abuse. Thousands of people seeking refuge from abusive and violent relationships will be better protected by a new legal…

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In any type of litigation, the parties may obviously be aggrieved by a decision of the court that goes against them. However, in family litigation, the sense of injustice can go much deeper, especially…

Marriage, Mediation & Divorce - The Statistics

Marriage, Mediation & Divorce - The Statistics

Statistics week is when we are treated to an avalanche of the most recently available statistics for all sorts of family law related matters, including on this occasion marriages, legal aid and the Family…