asula Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Sydney’s west
Andrea and Leonard Warwick
mother-of-one was isolated from her friends and family, locked inside her own house and increasingly abused until it got so violent she had to flee for her life.
Andrea's birthday one year, her sisters came over to the house with a cake.
defied Leonard's orders not to let them in for a celebration
big, heavy fireman boots,
he stomped on her arm
repeatedly, leaving imprints so deep she couldn't pick up their daughter.
Andrea fled, moving back in with her brother and father in a nearby suburb.
Family Court of Australia in 1980.
Leonard was furious
Prior to the court's