Injunction for Protection Against Domestic Violence

An Injunction for Protection Against Domestic Violence, commonly referred to as a “restraining order,” is a temporary court order issued to prohibit an individual from carrying out a particular action, especially approaching or contacting a specified person. The restraining order prevents the abuser from coming into contact with the petitioner and offers certain protections and allows for consequences if the abuser violates the order....

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Children and Domestic Violence!
Dec01

Children and Domestic Violence!

More than 3 million children witness domestic violence in their homes every year. Their families are chaotic and crazy. They may blame themselves for the abuse thinking if they had not done or said a particular thing, the abuse would not have occurred. Children who live in homes where there is domestic violence also suffer abuse or neglect. They are starved for attention, affection and approval. One parent is struggling to survive and...

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Domestic Violence Injunction!
Oct08

Domestic Violence Injunction!

A Petition for an Injunction against Domestic Violence may be filed against a person who either now or in the past has lived with you as a “family” including people who are related by blood or marriage OR a person who is the parent of your children, regardless of whether or not you have ever been married or lived together. What can a Domestic Violence Injunction do for you? The injunction can provide such relief as the court deems...

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Domestic Violence!
Sep25

Domestic Violence!

Domestic violence is a pattern of abusive behavior in any relationship to gain or maintain control over the other person. Even though is a harmful situation, some people continue to be hostage because the perpetrator’s ability to justify the behavior. If you know someone in this situation, seek help to ensure their safety! For legal action, including injuctions for protection, do not hesitate to call us at 407.870.5551 or...

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