I recently filed a protection from abuse order against my wife . Then went to crisis intervention and provided them with bizarre behaviors of my wife which i filed a 302 petition to have her involuntary committed for 72 hrs until a hearing. I got called by the hospital which told me I'm required to attend this hearing. Since I have a protection from abuse order in place against her, by attending this hearing, would I be in violation of the protection order by going near her at this hospital hearing ?
Contracts / Agreements Lawyer
If you have an order that prevents HER from coming near you, then you are OK to go to the hearing.
Criminal Defense Attorney
You will certainly not be in violation. In fact, a petitioner can never be found in violation of their own PFA Order.