‘No Fault’ Divorce

‘No Fault’ Divorce Imagine if your marriage was simply breaking down and you had to actually prove fault or blame to file for divorce from your partner. The reasons for divorce ranged from habitual drunkenness to adultery to insanity, and in many cases, individuals would need to hire private investigators to catch out their partner…

Annulment of Marriage

Annulment of Marriage There are two types of marriage dissolution: divorce and annulment. An annulment is when a judge decides that there was no legal marriage. This means the marriage is considered void by the judge, should never have taken place in the first instance, and the clock is simply turned back to the period…

Elder Abuse in Queensland

Elder Abuse It is not uncommon to hear of heartbreaking stories of older people being bullied or manipulated against their wishes, mistreated, or feeling confused about their rights. Often, elders don’t know who to speak to and are afraid it may worsen the abuse. Elder abuse is never ok, and there are an alarming number…