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04 Aug 12 #347279 by tonyshrops
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Hi all

Just like to say what a fantastic site with a wealth of information on it

i am currently bound by a restraining order to no contact with my wife only through a solicitor or any third party directed by the court does this actually mean i cant go to mediation now and all through a solicitor?

i sent her a malicous communicationand was charged under that act

if this isnt enough information i can provide more

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04 Aug 12 #347321 by jslgb
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I would imagine that a mediator would be classed as a third person as they will remain in the room with you and can ''monitor'' the communication.

Have you been directed to attend mediation? Do you wish to attend mediation?

Your best bet would be to discuss it with your solicitor or a mediator and see how to proceed.

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04 Aug 12 #347342 by Fiona
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mediation may well be deemed inappropriate, although it might be possible to do "shuttle" mediation when the parties are in two separate rooms and the mediator shuttles between them.

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05 Aug 12 #347400 by tonyshrops
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Thanks for your replys its given me something to talk about with my solicitor just seeing my son seems so far away

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