Continuing the critical analysis of 'meaningful relationships' in the context of the 'twin pillars'
Cooper, Donna M. (2011) Continuing the critical analysis of 'meaningful relationships' in the context of the 'twin pillars'. Australian Journal of Family Law, 25(1), pp. 33-53.
This article continues the critical analysis of ‘meaningful relationships’ in the context of the operation of the ‘twin pillars’ which underpin the parenting provisions. It will be argued that the attitude of judicial officers to three key questions influence how they interpret this concept and consequently apply the best interest considerations.
Relevant to this discussion is an examination of the Full Court’s approach to the key parenting sections, particularly the interaction of the primary and additional considerations. Against this backdrop, a current proposal to amend the ‘twin pillars’ will be examined.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||parenting law, children, meaningful relationships, twin pillars, Family Law Ac t|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Family Law (180113)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law|
Current > Schools > School of Law
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2011 Donna Cooper|
|Deposited On:||24 Jan 2012 09:59|
|Last Modified:||24 Jan 2012 09:59|
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