restraining order

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restraining order:

see injunctioninjunction,
in law, order of a court directing a party to perform a certain act or to refrain from an act or acts. The injunction, which developed as the main remedy in equity, is used especially where money damages would not satisfy a plaintiff's claim, or to protect personal
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Owen was convicted of harassment in October 2012 and a restraining order was imposed.
He had 108 previous offences including 10 convictions for breaching the restraining order.
Glennon also denied the accusations of his second ex, insisting he was not aware of the restraining order she filed against him.
Liam Carey, 39, of Tomson Avenue, Radford, admitted breaching a restraining order and causing damage to a door.
The Bill will: enable applicants to obtain interim personal violence restraining orders and enable the Court to make such orders ex parte, amend the Firearms Act to ensure the automatic suspension of a firearms licence, permit or certificate of registration on the making of an interim personal violence restraining order, amend the mediation clause to enable the Court to hear an application without the need for mediation in circumstances where the Court considers mediation is not appropriate, also provide a provision for the issuing of an order prohibiting the publication of details of a protected person or witness, allow the Court to make an order where the person seeking protection has made reasonable inquiries of a persons identity or whereabouts but has been unsuccessful.
He will remain subject to his current restraining order until 2018.
He admitted assault occasioning actual bodily harm and breaching a restraining order.
On October 30, he breached a restraining order not to approach her.
Charges against Dennis Stanley for two additional alleged violations of the restraining order involving Mrs.
However, events took a dramatic turn when a Texas District Court granted a temporary restraining order to prevent the deal going ahead, an order which the boards of Kop Football and Kop Holdings accept they must fight to have removed.
Judge Anthony Cleary extended the restraining order to December 2013, placed Spence under supervision for a year, and barred him from going near the Wolverhampton store where his former partner worked.
The reports about the restraining order began circulating after Ronson got the locks of her house changed, in a bid to keep away from Lohan.