Orders of Protection in a Divorce

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There are many reasons why an individual may choose to seek a divorce, with one of the most serious being that they are a victim of domestic violence. However, seeking divorce does not mean that the domestic violence will immediately stop; sadly, just the opposite is often true – when a spouse files for divorce… Read more »

FAQs About Filing for an Order of Protection

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  Domestic violence is a problem that unfortunately plagues every community. Too often, victims of this violence do not realize that they can seek the protection of the law through an order of protection. An order of protection, sometimes called a restraining order, prohibits an abuser from hurting or contacting the victim.   How Does… Read more »