Protective vs Restraining orders–What’s the difference?

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Regarding domestic violence, there are two types of orders to protect the victim. These orders are called restraining orders and protective orders. Although both types of orders serve the same purpose, there are some key differences between the two. Both types of orders typically forbid the person named in the order from having any contact […]

What is a Protective Order?

Unfortunately, many people across the Wasatch Front are living in constant fear of domestic abuse. Many people in this situation feel trapped because domestic violence and intimidation happens in the walls of their own homes at the hand of their spouse or partner. To protect themselves, they can seek a protective order from the court. […]

How A Protective Order Can Help You

Protective orders or restraining orders are meant to keep you and your family safe in domestic violence situations. When someone threatens your safety and well-being, you have the right to seek protection with the help of a Salt Lake City protective order attorney. Besides domestic violence scenarios, protective orders can also be used in cases […]