Mardi Gras: Article Analysis

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A family is “the natural and fundamental group unit of society, particular while it is responsible for the care and education of dependent children.” (Family Law Act 1975 (Cth), s. 43b)

Defect relationships in relation to property settlements (2003, relinquished)
Turnbull v McGregor ****where the homemaker’s contribution to the property in a 32 yr relationship was valued at just 16%. This ineffectiveness was addressed with the Family Law Amendment (De Facto Financial Matters and Other Measures) Act 2008 (Cth), through enabling them to resolve their financial and parenting issues in the Family Law Court, using nationally consistent processes *————————>Family Law Amendment ( De Facto Financial Matters & Other Measures) Act 2008 - changes jurisdiction from
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de facto- no time or legal requirement unless associated issues (property children)

married- dissolution until 2004(amendment to FLA), must be legally ended, proved the marital proceedings (e.g. intercourse, sharing meals, housing) have been ceased for 12 months, if under 2 years, ADR must be
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