stayaway order

stayaway order

n. a court order which states that a particular person is prohibited from coming near and/or contacting another. These are common in divorce actions to keep the parties from bothering or harming each other, or when there has been a history of violence or threats of violence. (See: peace bond)

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After release, Choi and Pietrangelo pleaded not guilty and a White House stayaway order was imposed until trial.
But less than two weeks after the stayaway order was made, he was spotted near the ground just an hour before kickoff.