Category: Restraining Orders

Victim’s Protection Order: Can I Re-file A VPO?

The Judge Didn’t Grant The VPO, And Now I Fear For My Life. Can I Re-File? You are always able to refile a VPO (Victim’s Protection Order), but if the allegations are based on the same incident that was heard by the court and dismissed, your petition will be unsuccessful. In other words, you’ll need… Read more>>

Steps to Get a Restraining Order Placed

It is relatively easy to get a restraining order when you have documentation of the need for one. However, this process requires following certain steps in the correct order and preparing your case carefully. Apply at Family Court The first step is to go to a family court and ask for an application for a… Read more>>

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