File a protective order was granted until go for final protective order hearing
To many people Court is an intimidating place. But the law exists to protect you and if you file a Petition for Protection from Domestic Violence it is not YOU who is on trial.
I suggest you contact the House of Ruth or visit their satellite office at the Circuit Court for Prince George's County in Upper Marlboro. They have attorneys and counselors who can help you with the process.
Unfortunately, there is no way to get a final protective order without showing up at the hearing. However, you are protected until that time by the temporary protective order, so should the party approach you, you could summon the police, because he would be violating the temporary protective order.
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