Using technology to empower domestic violence victims

A pilot scheme is using internet-based video technology to provide much needed legal services for those in abusive relationships.

Damien Carrick and others | Law Report, ABC Radio National

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29 October 2013 | Those living in regional centres can often face real challenges in seeking legal assistance to escape abusive marriages or to simply take out apprehended violence orders against dangerous partners. Now a pilot scheme is using internet-based video technology to provide much needed legal services for those in abusive relationships.

Guests: Ayfer (Family violence worker based in regional Victoria), Bonnie Renou (Lawyer with the Lodden Campaspe Community Legal Centre in Bendigo) and Elisa Whittaker (Lawyer with the Victorian Women’s Legal Service).

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