The problem in Australian family courts is the system that supports a mother’s vindictiveness over the rights of the child and the father’s right to be an equal part of their lives. Jasmine Newman looks at the case of Ben Williams.
As we see again and again, those who most often speak of the “best interests of the children” really don’t have the interests of the children in mind at all, but rather, the interests of their own personal careers.
An adult woman uses a 13-year-old boy for sex, grooms him with drugs and booze, has three of his children before he turns 18, then dumps him so he can’t see his kids. What does this say about a society that looks the other way?