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Country: United States of America
State: New York

there has been an order of protection put in place in my friends case, not wanted but it was put there. Her case consist of Statutory Rape, but the sex was consensual on her part. she was wondering what the terms were for investigating the order of protection to see if they had talked. Can they do that and if they can how and why?

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The police can investigate if they wish yes--

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Country: United Kingdom
State: All States/Provinces

my fiancée is out on bail and cant come within 100 yards of me or our flat I find it really unfair there assumed that he had hurt me but he didn't.

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Try speaking to the DA--they have the right to continue to pursue the case on their own (even if you don't want them to) but if they feel this was a one-time incident and will never happen again--they may drop it; they want to make sure no abuse is continuing once you two are back together--
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Locals have claimed the children started hanging around on the Pendle estate after a public spaces protection order (PSPO) was introduced in Netherton.
(2) With international migration comes complex family law issues such as cross-border domestic violence, yet there are no "bilateral or multilateral treaties regarding the issuance, recognition, or enforcement of foreign civil protection orders." (3) Recent attention to the issue of "establishing appropriate civil protection order regimes" to protect victims of domestic violence has led the Hague Conference on Private International Law (HCCH) to add it to their agenda.
Topics covered include Applying for an Emergency Protection Order; Peace Bonds; Preparing for Court and much more.
Numerous complaints from residents about organisations touting for business in Gateshead town centre, begging, people drinking in the street and charity collectors being too persistent, has prompted the council to consider imposing a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO).
If a woman fears violence from someone, the court may provide a protection order, telling the man to keep a distance from her.
Walton, said the protection order, intended for victims of domestic violence, was a possible motive for the rampage.
The protection order is regulated by Law 25/2012 (Official Gazette of Romania 365 from May 30, 2012) amending and adding to Law 217/2003 (Official Gazette of Romania, Part I.
The estranged wife of the ruler of Dubai is applying for a forced marriage protection order, the High Court has heard.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The estranged wife of the ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, applied for a forced marriage protection order relating to their children in the United Kingdom.
Summary: London [UK], July 31 (ANI): Princess Haya Bint al-Hussein, the estranged wife of Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed Al Maktoum, has asked for a forced marriage protection order in a British court.
Princess Haya bint al-Hussein, the wife of Dubai's ruler, is seeking forced marriage protection order in a London court.

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