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Royal Commission begins community consultations

April 10th, 2015 Tracey Matters

The Royal Commission into Family Violence will begin its targeted five-week community consultation program on 20 April 2015.

The bulk of the community consultations will involve people directly affected by family violence and those who work with people affected by family violence.  The sessions, which will be group-based, are being hel...

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Royal Commission into Family Violence releases Issues Paper

March 31st, 2015 Tracey Matters

Victoria’s Royal Commission into Family Violence today released an Issues Paper to help guide individuals and organisations wishing to lodge a written submission.

The Royal Commission is currently seeking submissions from anyone directly affected by family violence and from any others whose experiences and ideas may assist the work of the Royal Commission in developing practica...

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Royal Commission into Family Violence appoints Counsel Assisting

March 20th, 2015 Tracey Matters

Mark Moshinsky QC, Rachel Ellyard and Joanna Davidson will be engaged in the lead up to and during the Royal Commission's public hearings process.

Three Counsel Assisting have been appointed to the Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence.   Mark Moshinsky QC, Rachel Ellyard and Joanna Davidson will be engaged for set periods of time in the lead up...

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Royal Commission into Family Violence begins

February 23rd, 2015 Tracey Matters

The focus of this Royal Commission, given our remit and our timelines, will be on identifying and solving system-wide issues rather than on hearing from a large number of individuals about their particular circumstances.

Today the Royal Commission into Family Violence began its operations. The Commission, led by the Hon. Marcia Neave AO and supported by Deputy Commissioners Ms Patricia Faulkner AO and Mr Tony Nicholson, is tasked wit...

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