Never leave an abusive relationship without a clear plan and strategies to use to keep you safe.
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Read the transcript of this video below. In New Jersey, domestic violence is governed by the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act, which states that domestic violence occurs where there has been a violation of any one of a number of underlying criminal offenses perpetrated against a victim who is typically a family member or […]
Jon Summers, a family lawyer in Los Angeles, answers: To obtain a domestic violence restraining order, you must show that you’ve been a victim of domestic violence as defined in the California Family Code. You can represent yourself or retain counsel to assist you. In an emergency situation, you should contact your local police immediately. […]