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Rhode Island Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Rhode Island restraining order laws are in place to help victims of domestic abuse. This abuse is the type that usually occurs in which both the abuser and victim are members of the same household (or formerly were members of the same household).

Rhode Island restraining order laws usually ... continue reading

Pennsylvania Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Pennsylvania restraining order laws have been established in order to help victims of domestic violence. These laws apply in different situations where someone is being abuse in his or her own home (or elsewhere) by a household member or former household member.

The definition of domestic violence according to ... continue reading

Oregon Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

It is possible for people being abused in Oregon to be protected by way of Oregon restraining order laws. Different sections of these laws apply in different situations.

Most Oregon restraining order laws pertain to cases in which someone is being abused by someone else who lives or formerly ... continue reading

Oklahoma Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

There are quite a few benefits of Oklahoma restraining order laws as there are for many states, in that they help combat domestic abuse (violence in the home). There are some drawbacks of these laws as well.

Oklahoma restraining order laws are designed to make sure all victims are ... continue reading

Ohio Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

There are quite a few advantages and a few disadvantages of Ohio restraining order laws. This is true of all domestic violence legislation in any state. Please note when reading this that even though this is about Ohio, it is not to pick on Ohio specifically, but rather using Ohio ... continue reading

North Dakota Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

North Dakota restraining order laws exist to help protect victims against further acts of violence. These laws usually pertain to cases of abuse that occur within the same household, or between two people who formerly lived in the same home.

North Dakota restraining order laws indicate what the legal ... continue reading

North Carolina Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

North Carolina restraining order laws are one order of protection against domestic violence. These laws are established to help keep an abuser away from a victim.

North Carolina restraining order laws mostly cover abuse cases that have occurred within the same household, or by one person against another who ... continue reading

New York Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

New York restraining order laws cover different aspects of what this state refers to as “family offense”. In other words, these restraining order laws cover topics pertaining to domestic abuse.

One of the main purposes of New York restraining order laws is to provide protection of victims against an ... continue reading

South Dakota Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

The purpose of South Dakota restraining order laws is to make sure that victims are protected from further harm inflicted upon them. Usually these laws apply to situations in which the victim has been abused by someone who lives or who has lived in the same household.

South Dakota ... continue reading

Tennessee Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Tennessee domestic violence victims can find refuge in many ways, and they can take action according to the guidelines set by Tennessee restraining order laws. Although these laws and procedures for protection are not one hundred percent fool-proof, they do help keep victims more safe.

Tennessee restraining order laws ... continue reading

Texas Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Effort is being made by way of Texas restraining order laws to protect victims of domestic violence. Victims of domestic violence are those that are being abused or who have been abused by someone who either lives with them now or who used to live with them (the victims).

... continue reading

Vermont Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Vermont restraining order laws were written with the intent to provide a form of protection to domestic violence victims.

Vermont restraining order laws give examples of who could be affected by domestic violence, and who may need the protection of a restraining order. These protections are given in cases ... continue reading

Virginia Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Virginia restraining order laws were written in order to make sure victims have a way to keep safe from an abuser. These laws usually pertain to cases of domestic abuse.

Virginia restraining order laws indicate that victims can be provided court-ordered protection from those who have been abused by ... continue reading

Washington Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

The reason why Washington restraining order laws exist is to help keep victims safe. These laws are designed to make it harder for victims to be harmed by those who have abused them in their own homes.

Exact wording of Washington restraining order laws give examples of what is ... continue reading

Washington Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

The reason why Washington restraining order laws exist is to help keep victims safe. These laws are designed to make it harder for victims to be harmed by those who have abused them in their own homes.

Exact wording of Washington restraining order laws give examples of what is ... continue reading

West Virginia Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

West Virginia restraining order laws were established to make it more difficult for abusers to hurt victims. These laws usually restrict the abuser from contacting the victim at all.

According to West Virginia restraining order laws abusers who are issued a Protective Order (restraining order) against them are not ... continue reading

Wisconsin Restraining Order Laws

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Wisconsin restraining order laws have helped prevent some victims from being hurt. These laws also provide a peace of mind in some way, at least temporarily.

Wisconsin restraining order laws may not be perfect and may not work in every situation. However, for the most part they are designed ... continue reading

Wyoming Restraining Order Laws

Sunday, December 17th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Wyoming restraining order laws have been established for some time. The reason these laws were passed is because there was some concern for the safety of abuse victims, especially victims of domestic violence laws.

Most of the time Wyoming restraining order laws pertain to situations in which one person ... continue reading

South Carolina Restraining Order Laws

Sunday, December 17th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Sometimes there is controversy surrounding South Carolina restraining order laws. Some people feel these laws should be change. Nevertheless, these laws are in place and they serve to help all victims of domestic violence who take advantage of them.

South Carolina restraining order laws were created to make it ... continue reading

New Mexico Restraining Order Laws

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

New Mexico restraining order laws explains quite a few aspects pertaining to the issuance of protective orders. These orders are usually granted in favor of a domestic abuse victim against a perpetrator.

The definition of abuse according to New Mexico restraining order laws includes any acts of harm by ... continue reading

New Jersey Restraining Order Laws

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

New Jersey Restraining Order Laws are written to help protect victims of domestic violence. These laws also explain a restraining order is and what it can do for a person.

A restraining order is an order given by the court which forbids the abuser from continuing to physically harm ... continue reading

New Hampshire Restraining Order Laws

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

New Hampshire restraining order laws explains all aspect of being protected from domestic abuse. These laws also cover various aspects regarding the procedure for filing for protective orders in this state.New Hampshire restraining order laws states the definition of a restraining order. A restraining order, which is really called a ... continue reading

Nevada Restraining Order Laws

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Victims who have been hurt by another household member or family member are advised to refer to Nevada restraining order laws. These laws help put a stop to abuse, especially domestic abuse.

Nevada restraining order laws include what is considered domestic violence. Usually acts of pushing, kicking, slapping, trespassing, ... continue reading

Nebraska Restraining Order Laws

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Victims of harassment, treats, and physical or sexual abuse can find some protection. Nebraska restraining order laws explains how.

According to Nebraska restraining order laws an Order of Protection is usually sought for cases of domestic violence. Acts of domestic violence are usually ones that occur by one family ... continue reading

Montana Restraining Order Laws

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Montana restraining order laws helps define different kinds of abuse and what kinds of protection orders are offered in these cases. One form of protection is either a temporary or permanent Order of Protection against the abuser.

Montana restraining order laws state that a victim can ask for an ... continue reading

Missouri Restraining Order Laws

Tuesday, December 12th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

The reason why Missouri restraining order laws were created is to help stop violence and harassing behavior. These laws usually apply to those who abuse people who live in the same household.

According to Missouri restraining order laws are officially called Orders of Protection. Those who are eligible to ... continue reading

Connecticut Restraining Order Laws

Saturday, December 9th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Connecticut restraining order laws have been created and used to help protect victims from their abusers. These laws have helped victims already, and abusers have been stopped in their tracks.

Connecticut restraining order laws are very similar to the ones in other states. The purpose of these is usually ... continue reading

California Restraining Order Laws

Saturday, December 9th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

California restraining order laws were written with a specific purpose in mind. That purpose was to help protect victims of domestic violence. This blog helps explain some of those laws.

According to California restraining order laws there are several definitions of domestic violence. These all are legitimate reasons why ... continue reading

Mississippi Restraining Order Laws

Saturday, December 9th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Relief from the scare and pain of domestic violence is offered by way of Mississippi restraining order laws. This is one step in the direction of providing peace to victims.

There are certain types of protective orders that are granted in this state. The specifics of the process of ... continue reading

Minnesota Restraining Order Laws

Saturday, December 9th, 2006
Posted by Brittney

Important achievements have been made over the years, including passing the legislation that currently makes up Minnesota restraining order laws. This blog is a summary/paraphrase of some of those laws.

Minnesota restraining order laws are in place to help keep a victim protected from further incidences of domestic abuse. ... continue reading