Family Law Prof Blog

Editor: Margaret Ryznar
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Australian Custody Battle

From the Australian:

Family law experts yesterday welcomed the decision of the bench to throw out an appeal brought on behalf of four Italian sisters who claimed to have been denied natural justice because they were unable to represent themselves in a battle over their forced return from Queensland to Italy.

The Australian mother of the Italian-born girls, aged between nine and 15, was ordered by the Family Court to return the children to Italy, where she has joint custody with their Italian father. She has appealed that decision in the full court of the Family Court.

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It sounds like the Bench made the right call on this one. Tough call, but the right call.

Posted by: Divorce Forms | Aug 12, 2012 11:34:26 AM

Agree. No doubt

Posted by: mlm | Feb 22, 2013 7:33:22 AM

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