Tag: <span>orders</span>

Domestic violence orders against Queensland police officers double in 2015

Updated December 14, 2015 20:02:34 Associated Story: Domestic violence funding in focus as national summit announced Related Story: Calls for support a lot more than double to Queensland domestic violence line The quantity of Queensland police officers subject to domestic violence orders (DVOs) has far more than doubled in a year, outstripping the improve in…


NSW to rewrite domestic violence orders in ‘plain English’

Posted November 27, 2015 07:48:52 New “plain English” Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders will be introduced in New South Wales to make the orders much less confusing. The NSW Government said the redesigned orders would eradicate excuses for violating the orders, which safeguard victims of domestic violence by imposing restrictions on the behaviour of perpetrators. Lawyer-Basic…


Russia orders retaliatory economic measures against Turkey over jet downing

Updated November 27, 2015 00:59:06 Russia says it is preparing a raft of retaliatory economic measures against Turkey more than the downing of one of its warplanes, as tensions among the two nations heat up. Turkey said its F-16 jets shot down the Russian plane under its guidelines of engagement, even though Moscow says the…