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How should the Federal Government deal with the Family Court issues in WA

Convene a crisis meeting with the WA Attorney General and Senior Judges and work through the issues? – 8 votes
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Leave the Family Court at its current staffing compliment of 4 Judges and Open a full Federal Circuit Court  to deal with all "contact related" matters – 0 votes
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Reduce the Family Court from its current staffing compliment of 4 Judges and Open a full Federal Circuit Court to deal with all "contact related" matters – 7 votes
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Give the WA Family Court one more chance to get it's house in order and confirm each Judge has read the Attorney Generals Explanatory Memorandum – 0 votes
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Suggest WA is not really part of Australia anyway, so there is no hope for separated parents in WA court jurisdictions – 3 votes
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I do not have any idea about what is going on and therefore cannot comment – 6 votes
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Is the new look front end of the site adequate?

Yes it is fantastic and looks great and I know there is a lot yet to come – 2 votes
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Yes it is just adequate – 0 votes
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No it just doesn't do it for me – 0 votes
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Should the family law system be urgently reviewed

Most definitely – 3 votes
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Maybe – 0 votes
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No – 1 vote
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I have read the Shared Parenting Council proposals and support them – 0 votes
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Do you find the Family Court Portal useful ?

Very Useful – 2 votes
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Somewhat useful – 5 votes
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Its okay – 4 votes
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It is a nightmare to use – 3 votes
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There is never the correct material e-filed – 1 vote
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Erin Pizzey (See Dads on the Air news) said "All women going into refuges, which are largely feminist, are told they're victims. It doesn't matter what happens: if she murders a man she's a victim, if she batters and abuses him, she's still a victim."

I fully agree with Erin's quote – 27 votes
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I somewhat agree with Erin's quote – 4 votes
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I dont agree with Erin's quote – 1 vote
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Family violence has so many complexities it is impossible to quantify and find a complete answer – 8 votes
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Poll

Do you think that children are still being used as bargaining chips in divorce proceedings? (Channel 9)

Yes – 12 votes
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No – 0 votes
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Poll

Should the Family Court Judge in the Alec Baldwin matter stop all access for Mr Baldwin

Yes – 0 votes
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No – 6 votes
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Methinks there is sculdugery afoot here! – 3 votes
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The mother has been running a six year "Parental Alienation Campaign" and should be penalised. – 11 votes
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Poll

The Child Support legislation has changed and further changes are coming. Are you aware of the changes?

Yes fully aware – 2 votes
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Somewhat aware – 4 votes
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No, I have no idea, but they do not affect me at this time so will worry about it some time in the future – 2 votes
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No but I really must find a resource that will tell me in simple terms what the changes are all about – 4 votes
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Poll

Barry Williams from the Lone Fathers Association is calling for the resignation of all 6 judges in the LIAM NEIL MAGILL v MEREDITH JANE MAGILL appeal case

I am fully aware of the technical decision in this case and support Barry in his call to dismiss the Judges ! – 14 votes
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I do not understand fully the technical decision and would need more information before supporting the call to dismiss the Judges ! – 3 votes
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I believe the appeal would have been successful had the appeal been made on alternate legislative sections ! – 6 votes
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I would leave it to the Judges as they have an intimate knowledge of the case history so must know the best answer in this type of matter ! – 0 votes
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Poll

Do you support substantially equal parenting time

Yes – 12 votes
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No – 2 votes
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It's not that simple – 3 votes
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Erin Pizzey (See Dads on the Air news) said "All women going into refuges, which are largely feminist, are told they're victims. It doesn't matter what happens: if she murders a man she's a victim, if she batters and abuses him, she's still a victim. And that is getting us nowhere."

I fully agree with Erin's quote – 0 votes
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I somewhat agree with Erin's quote – 1 vote
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I dont agree with Erin's quote – 0 votes
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Family violence has so many complexities it is impossible to quantify and find a complete answer – 0 votes
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