It depends on numerous factors as to whether a mother or a father will get to spend time with a child if there is a history of domestic violence. These factors rely on one question, is it in the best interest of the child to allow custody or visitation to the parent who committed the act of domestic violence, if it is in the best interests of the child than that parent will be allowed custody when the Court sees fit.
Domestic Violence is an epidemic in Australia. Every year thousands of men and women are victims of domestic violence. At Cudmore Legal Family Lawyers Brisbane Co we can assist you with your domestic violence issues including protection orders, under takings, defending an order and other legal services.