The number of people accessing Legal Aid services for family law and domestic violence court matters has hit record levels over the past year.
- by Lisa Visentin
The actress opened up about an "abusive" experience with an ex during which she armed herself, fearing for her life.
- by Anika Reed
The proposal to let survivors of domestic violence get early access to superannuation has merit - but we can do better.
- by Caitlin Fitzsimmons
Women leaving abusive relationships will be able to access their superannuation early as part of a suite of Coalition government measures aimed at helping women improve their financial security.
- by Stephanie Peatling
With elections looming in Victoria in the shadow of a national family violence crisis, we don't believe locking up offenders is the way to keep women and children safe.
- by Jacqui Watt
"And now I set up your page. No hurry I, I will wait until I have 100 pictures up and then send to every f--king [business executive] I know. Unfair."
- by staff writers
Gessica Notaro, a former Miss Italy contestant, was doused in hydrochloric acid by her violent ex-boyfriend.
Daniel Chapman stabbed his father in the back with a hunting knife after being told to get off the computer.
- by Georgina Mitchell
Janelle Tilley described feeling the warm blood trickling down her face, thankful that the worst of it was over
- by Angus Thompson
Michael Avenatti praised the Los Angeles Police Department for its "professionalism" while calling the allegations against him "completely bogus".
A colleague of a woman allegedly bashed to death by her boyfriend tried to help her cover up sick days and bruises with the excuse that she was in a car accident, a NSW jury has heard.