New Zealand Passes Domestic Violence Leave Laws

New Zealand Passes Domestic Violence Leave Laws

New Zealand has passed new legislation which guarantees that the victims of domestic violence have paid leave while escaping an abusive partner. A new bill passed by the country’s legislature is intended to ensure that survivors are supported in the workplace...
Domestic Violence Risk in Online Health System

Domestic Violence Risk in Online Health System

Has the new online health system introduced by the federal government increased the domestic violence risk for already vulnerable families? Women’s agencies have raised very serious safety questions with the federal government’s new online health service, My...
Why Parental Abduction Is A Crime

Why Parental Abduction Is A Crime

If you are involved in a bitter child custody battle with your ex, you may not be aware that parental abduction – however tempting – is a crime. A case recently occurred when a Queensland mother accused of disappearing with her twin daughters was arrested,...