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Her mother made an application without notice for Non Molestation Order with Power of Arrest with the Lambeth County Court. Because she says she is truly in fear that should the Respondent Leah Vinet find out re this action Leah will subject her mother and her two sisters to further incidents of harassment, threats and intimidation and she believes Leah will evade service of any court documents. Then she goes on to say that she has been abused, hit and had her hair pulled by her daughter. That Leah has been screaming down the phone abuse at them. It goes on with many other lies. Leah was brought up by her granny as her mother had a drug and alcohol dependency. At 9 years of age her granny collapsed and died of a brain tumour. The child did not want to go to live with her mother as she had never had any bonding and had witnessed extreme violence and abuse on her granny by her mother. She did have the chance to go and live with an Auntie but the mother put a stop to that. In the years that have prevailed the relationship has been very violent and abusive. Leah was thrown out of her home at 16. She is now in a mother and baby unit where she is renewing her life and going to college. There have been incidents where things have be said on facebook to her or viz versa. This order was given to Leah on the 5th of April to appear in court on the 22nd April. She has gone as I stated before to different places asking for legal advice but has not been able to get it. She has decided to be litigant in person but she has character references that she wishes the judge to read before the case. I was asking how can we get these documents to the judge before the court case? Also to make him or her aware that she wishes to defend herself and refute the accusations made by her mother.
she does not have to have any contact with her mother. What she doesn't need is a criminal record when she is just starting in life and trying her best to get on
no one has answered my question in relation how does one get documents in one's defence to the judge so near the date. As I said before no one advised her of the procedure. Can one write a cover note and enclosures and sent it to the judge in question before the case is heard at such a late stage?