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New content on appeals and rehearings in family violence matters

How family violence intervention order appeals against a magistrate's decision are heard

Thursday 23 May 2024 at 12:00 am

Summary of changes

Since the decision in AAA v County Court of Victoria & Ors [2023] VSC 13, family violence intervention order appeals are conducted as a broad appeal by way of rehearing that allows for new evidence.

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