Expedited Order Meaning?

Expedited Order Meaning? Are you puzzled over the definkgdef of expedited order? If you have suffered family violence, you may make an application for a personal protection order at the Family Justice Courts. If the Court is satisfied that there is “imminent danger” of family violence being committed against you, the Court may grant an expedited … Read more

Domestic Violence Singapore Punishment

Domestic Violence Singapore Punishment Domestic Violence Singapore Punishment depends on the severity of the harm inflicted on the victim. In a recent case, a father was sentenced to one year imprisonment for causing a fracture to his son’s right eye socket. He pleaded guilty to the charge of causing grievous hurt to his son on … Read more

Family Violence Cases in Singapore

What should victims in family violence cases in Singapore do? Family Violence Cases in Singapore Family violence cases in Singapore need not be violent in nature. Under the Women’s Charter, family violence may refer to a case where one party: Place a family member in fear of hope; Cause hurt to a family member; Restrain … Read more

Spousal Abuse Singapore

What should you do if you are a victim of spouse abuse Singapore? It depends on the kind of spousal abuse Singapore which you are going through. Spousal Abuse Singapore- Physical If it involves physical violence, your remedy may be to file a personal protection order (PPO) complaint against your spouse. If there is sufficient … Read more

Does domestic violence affect divorce?

Does domestic violence affect divorce? The short answer is yes. Domestic violence is a form of unreasonable behaviour, which you can use to show the Court that the marriage has irretrievably broken down. In other words, you can use the reason of domestic violence on the part of your spouse to file for divorce in … Read more