non-molestation order


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non-molestation order

an order of the court requiring the object to refrain from molestation or harassment of the applicant.
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Quinn pleaded guilty to breaching the non-molestation order between April 11 and June 27 this year.
She was granted a non-molestation order from the family court, banning Forret from contacting her.
Brian Lee Schofield, 63, of Eagle Street, Accrington, pleaded guilty to breaching a non-molestation order. He was fined [pounds sterling]40.
Steven Chatwood, 31, of Batsford Road, Coundon, admitted breaching a non-molestation order and two counts of breaching a non-molestation order.
The non-molestation order, preventing him from contacting his ex-girlfriend, continues.
Some officers who spoke to her before she obtained a non-molestation order may have failed to identify potential offences by Birch, including threats to kill.
The non-molestation order was granted by Wrexham magistrates shortly after the assault on Mr Markey, but despite the order he turned up at the address wanting to speak to her.
The most common legal remedies are Non-Molestation Orders and/or Occupation Orders, both more commonly known as Injunctions.
Judge Richard Twomlow jailed Davies, who admitted breaching a non-molestation order and common assault, for four months, suspended for 12 months, with supervision and ordered him to do 150 hours' unpaid work.
Under the new rules, a breach of a non-molestation order designed to protect from harassment or violence, will be criminalised, carrying a prison sentence of up to five years.
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