My wife had a few month affair with a man she works with. I found out and confronted her. She is dealing with great guilt and she and I have agreed that will save our marriage. In the middle of all of this she called the man with me present and told him that their relationship was done and that she wanted him to stop all communications from that point. He has not. He continues to email and text her and this is causing turmoil in our trying to save our marriage.
Restraining orders are meant to prevent violence, not as a variation of family counselling. If your wife cannot say: never call or text again, then ....
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Restraining orders are for those in threat of their safety. It appears she has not been threatened. You can suggest that your wife get a new phone number and new email address and cancel the old ones. This solution may solve your problem without court intervention.
Generally you cannot. There may be circumstances if they are infringing on your home or taking actions that are threatening to you where it may be justified.
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