Family Court judge enters same-sex debate

Nicola Berkovic - The Australian

Children need to be raised in an environment where they are ­surrounded by happy, loving ­relationships, and it does not ­matter whether their parents are of the same sex or heterosexual, says the nation’s most senior ­family law judge. Family Court Chief Justice Diana Bryant, who has presided over many hundreds of disputes involving broken […]

Family law review to start in October

The Australian, http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/latest-news/family-law-review-to-kick-off-in-october/news-story/35910d8d2997eeb94c25d7dfa641f855

 The first full review of Australia’s family law system in 40 years will begin next week. It will be led by the Australian Law Reform Commission from October 1, Attorney-General George Brandis announced on Wednesday. He said the review was necessary and long overdue, given there had been no comprehensive look at the Family Law […]