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State acts as one in five apprehended domestic violence orders breached

Domestic violence perpetrators will no longer be able to use the excuse that they did not understand the law, with the NSW government removing complex legal jargon from new apprehended domestic violence orders.

State acts as one in five apprehended domestic violence orders breached - SMH 1aIt comes after research from the NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research showed one in five apprehended domestic violence orders are breached, equating to almost 7700 breaches a year.

The new plain-English orders, to be introduced next week, will be…

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