- Non-Molestation Order s42 Family Law Act 1996
- Pre-issue: Police? Bail? Warning letter?
- Prohibits R from molesting A or a relevant child.
- Associated persons? By marriage s62(2)(A)
- Relevant child? s62(2)(a) child who lives with the parties.
- Has R 'molested' A?
- Ex parte or with notice?
- What is molestation? Includes a wide range of behaviour including violence.
- Breach of non-molestation order is an arrestable offence.