Family report writer guilty of professional misconduct lobbied government for less scrutiny

By Josh Robertson and Heidi Davoren - ABC

Photo John Archer was wrongly labelled a “psychopath” in a Family Court report and lost contact with his only son. Supplied: Robb Shaw-Velzen The family court-ordered report into John Archer’s* custody dispute over his son was deemed so incendiary that the court would not allow Mr Archer to read it alone. Key points: Last month […]


Prof Augusto Zimmermann

RATIONALISING FEMALE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE The “Domestic Violence Prevention Centre” is funded by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services, Queensland Government. This taxpayer-funded organisation claims that violence used by women against their male partners often happens “when a woman has to defend herself against an assault in an effort to protect herself from […]