Alternative and Improved Responses to Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland Indigenous Communities
Cunneen, C. 2010. Alternative and Improved Responses to Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland Indigenous Communities. Research Report. Brisbane, Australia: Department of Communities
151 Pages Posted: 15 Jan 2013
Date Written: 2010
This report addresses the issue of whether the legal system is adequately responding to domestic and family violence against Indigenous Australians. More specifically, it assesses the effectiveness of domestic violence protection orders for Indigenous clients, and proposes recommendations for change.
Keywords: Domestic Violence, Family Violence, Legal System, Indigenous Australians, Domestic Violence Protection Orders, Access to Justice
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