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Restraining order


Restraining order hearing


Don't Use a Restraining Order To Get Around an Existing Custody Order


I Have a Final Restraining Order Hearing. What Should I Expect? | JERSEY RESTRAINING ORDER ATTORNEY


What is the difference between a temporary and final restraining order?


An Example of an "Abuse of Process" in a Custody Battle (Order of Protection)

A restraining order or protective order is an order used by a court to protect a person, business, company, establishment, or entity, and the general public, in a situation involving alleged domestic violence, harassment, stalking, or sexual assault. In the United States, every state has some form of domestic violence restraining order law, and many states also have specific restraining order laws for stalking and sexual assault.
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