In Canberra, Senator Hinch was a staunch supporter of Opposition and cross-bench moves to closely watch (and amend and improve) government plans to amalgamate the Family Court with other courts. That has now happened.
The Justice Party supports calls for additional funding to create ‘specialist’ courts which are suitable for Family Court proceedings such as separate waiting areas for victims and perpetrators, safer entrance and exit points for victims and Skype rooms so children aren’t required to be present in the actual courtroom
There is growing support for a royal commission into the family law court system where proceedings are currently delayed for years. To the extent that family trauma becomes a lucrative business for lawyers.