Tasmania Legal Service develops guidelines to help lawyers in Family Court give children a greater voice

Matt Maloney
By Matt Maloney
Updated June 20 2022 - 9:53am, first published 7:00am
Chief Justice Will Alstergren and Kristen Wylie Vincenzo Caltabiano, of Tasmania Legal Aid, at the TLA's launch of new guidelines for lawyers dealing with family law matters.

A Family Court chief justice has shared startling stastics on child abuse and neglect in Tasmania to highlight the importance of independent children's lawyers working in family law.

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Matt Maloney

Political reporter for Australian Community Media, based in Hobart.

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