NSW considers crackdown on ‘dominating’ husbands

Australian Financial Review https://www.afr.com/policy/health-and-education/nsw-considers-crackdown-on-dominating-husbands-20200922-p55y0i Aaron PatrickSenior correspondent Sep 22, 2020 – 3.58pm To reduce the stubbornly high number of women emotionally and financially abused by their husbands, NSW is considering a fundamental change in the way marriages are policed: by prosecuting spouses who control their partners’ behaviour. State Attorney-General Mark Speakman has, under pressure from […]

Brisbane mother avoids prison after stabbing teenage daughter during alcohol-fuelled fight

ABC News  https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-09-21/mother-escapes-jail-wynnum-stabbing-teenage-daughter-court/12685192 By Talissa Siganto Posted 6days ago A Brisbane mother is told she is “very lucky” to escape jail time after repeatedly stabbing her teenage daughter in 2019.(ABC News: Neryssa Azlan) A mother who told her teenage daughter to “die you dog” after repeatedly stabbing her during an alcohol-fuelled fight on Brisbane’s bayside last year has escaped […]