Tag: serving documents

What are “motions” and how can I help a woman bring one?

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Women who have experienced abuse often need orders more quickly than the regular family court process provides them. Motions are a way for people to ask the court for short-term orders on any of the issues that have been raised

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Tips for serving family court documents on an abusive former partner

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All court documents prepared by a woman in her case must be served on her former partner before the case can move forward. Different documents and circumstances require different kinds of service. The rules about document service can be found

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Serving court documents online

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An Ontario judge has made an order permitting family court documents to be served on Facebook. This was in a paternity suit where the mother could not find the father in any other way. You can read the details of

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