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New laws targeting those accused of family and domestic violence in WA

By Siobhan Nims, Senior Criminal Lawyer – Timpano Legal From 1 October 2020, a range of new laws came into force, relevant to anyone who finds themselves the subject of family violence allegations. The most well publicised of the changes are the new laws which make choking or suffocating an intimate partner a new offence …

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Have you been arrested? Have you been asked to attend a police station?

Here’s what you should do… ⦁ Call us immediately! ⦁ If have been arrested: ⦁ Tell police you want to speak with your lawyer ⦁ Advise police you will not be participating in an interview ⦁ Do not answer any questions inside or outside of the interview room with any police officer ⦁ Say “no …

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