Factsheet: Direct cross-examination in court of domestic violence complainants by alleged perpetrators

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Title
Factsheet: Direct cross-examination in court of domestic violence complainants by alleged perpetrators
Agencies
Department of Communities and Justice
Type
Fact Sheet
Date published
2021-09
Published by
Department of Communities and Justice
Keywords
family violence, domestic violence, court procedures, cross examination
Description
Explains changes to cross examination rules under the Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Domestic Violence) Bill 2020. People who may be domestic violence survivors will no longer be cross examined by the people accused of assaulting them
Language
English
Coverage
New South Wales
Copyright
© State of New South Wales
This publication is released under a Creative Commons license CC BY 3.0 AU