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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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The couple have two children and the restraining order was granted on August 1.
The restraining order stops Data Find Solutions Inc and 1st Source Information Specialists Inc from obtaining and selling Cingular's customer records.
To the person who respects the order of the court, the person least likely to kill an estranged spouse or lover, the restraining order sets boundaries necessary to prevent domestic disputes and violence from escalating into deadly encounters.
She asserted that the town where she lived had violated her due process rights because its police department had "an official policy or custom" of not responding to complaints of restraining order violations and the town tolerated the non-enforcement of restraining orders by its police officers.
She showed her caseworker that she was now living with her brother and had obtained the restraining order. Although Patricia understands why the CPS caseworkers intervened in the family violence she and her children experienced, she and the state had very different ideas on how to improve the situation.
Instead, a hearing was scheduled for January 28 where both parties will testify on Diaz's request for restraining orders against Estefan and his bodyguard.
In Massachusetts, where police are directed to inform women reporting IPV about the availability of restraining orders, police and restraining order data appear to capture a similar demographic group.
Another concern of Sylvia in filing a request for restraining orders was that she did not believe it was in Misty's best interest to have continuing contact with the Bradleys.
Yet the portion of the original temporary restraining order calling for Lynns Concepts, and its sister companies, Butler's and Importers Warehouse, to cease and desist the use of the Fiesta name in promoting the Concentrix brand was upheld.
A restraining order is an order granted by a Court of Queen's Bench judge.
Roy Meadwell, 51, was accused of trying to contact Kay Wimbury on five different occasions while a restraining order was in place after he assaulted her in December 2016.