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Order of Protection

When someone harms or threatens to harm you, it may be necessary to seek an Order of Protection. An Order of Protection can be issued against a party to a Divorce by the Supreme Court, or against a family member or someone with whom you share an intimate relationship in Family Court. 66 more words

Law Office Of Lisa

Where is my child support?

Survivors of sexual and domestic violence frequently share children with an abuser. When leaving the abusive situation, unanticipated needs come up, particularly with regards to the children. 544 more words


I Never Thought I Would

I never in my life thought that I would be one of those women sitting in a “safe place” filing an order of protection against someone I once thought I loved in some way. 893 more words

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HB 59

Sponsor: Shumake, Lindell (5)

Summary: Proposes that if a person (the petitioner) has been granted an order of protection against another person (the respondent), that the respondent will not be acting on violation of that order of protection if they contact the petitioner as a result of the petitioner initiating contact with the respondent. 25 more words

Crime And Courts

The Drama Games

Have you ever noticed that “drama” rhymes with “trauma”? Well it does. And is it possible to indulge in a little drama without creating trauma – for someone? 825 more words

Order of Protection Granted Against Father of Accused Cop Killer

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A judge has granted an order of protection against William Forster for a St. Louis County police officer, her fire marshal husband and their children who live near him. 271 more words


False allegations of domestic abuse

Domestic violence is a significant societal problem.  In some instances, with divorcing or separating parties, disagreements can escalate.  These disagreements can then escalate in some cases to domestic violence situations. 386 more words