I had a restraining order issued against me as litigant in a neighborly dispute. this event occured in 2009 outside of Oregon. The restraining order was for one year not to contact my next door neighbor a male in his late 30"s that was the condominium treasurer. Do I have to disclose this event as part of accurately and thrutfully answering the question os "Abuse or Protection" is it the same thing?
Child custody involves decisions about who will be responsible for a child, including parental rights, for both married and unmarried parents, and adoptions.
Any domestic violence convictions can make a child custody case more difficult, since the court takes into account past convictions when deciding custody.
by attorney Orion Nessly
This guide is meant to explain when not to get a Family Abuse Prevention Act ("FAPA") Restraining Order and also to illustrate a couple of common... more
by attorney Suzanne L Klok