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2017 Legislative Derail - Best Interest & Child Advocate Attorneys as DV Petitioners

The 2017 Maryland legislative session saw an attempt to add Best Interest (“BIA”) and Child Advocate Attorneys (“CAA”) to the categories of domestic violence petitioners. Specifically, the proposed bill would have allowed BIAs and CAAs to file domestic violence petitions on behalf of their child clients. 1,096 more words

Children & Custody

Maryland Domestic Violence Law Gets Minor - But Needed - Update

Currently, Maryland law (Family Law Article Ā§7-301.1) makes an Interim, Temporary, or Final Protective Order granted in a domestic violence proceeding inadmissible evidence in other family law matters, such as divorce, custody, and custody modification cases. 363 more words


What are the basic criteria to get an Arizona Order of Protection?

The following are some of the basic things you need to know about Arizona Orders of Protection:

    • The defendant is any of the following:
        • Your spouse or your former spouse.
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Westport car crash leads to arrest

WESTPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Westport police arrested a man while responding to a crash at the intersection of Cross Highway and Weston Road on Monday afternoon. 69 more words


South Windsor woman arrested for damaging car with tire iron

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH) – Over the weekend, South Windsor police arrested 27-year-old Sarah DesrosiersĀ for breach of peace, criminal misconduct, and violation of a protective order. 104 more words


Man arrested in New Britain courthouse for violating protective order

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (WTNH) – Police arrested a man at New Britain Superior Court Thursday for making a threat against another person.

According to State Police, troopers received a disturbance call on Thursday morning at the courthouse about 28-year-old Jeremy Sykes. 49 more words


Arizona Order of Protection Guidebook Publication and Free Give Away

So, I haven’t blogged in a few weeks because I’ve been working on other projects. One of those is the Arizona Order of Protection Guidebook. I’ve been working on various iterations of a guide for Orders of Protections for years, but I just recently sat down and put something together. 97 more words