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Litigants in person

Family Law Council report - August 2000

Family law
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This report examines the effects of unrepresented litigants on the family law system, including on the opponents of unrepresented litigants. The report makes a number of recommendations, aimed at providing better assistance to litigants who find themselves without representation and at reducing the impact of litigants in person on the family law system generally, and on the courts in particular.