I had my landlord attorney provide a notice to quit and start the eviction process on the mother of my child. I moved out and one night after hours of yelling where she didn’t let me leave, the police were called and I was arrested on a domestic violence charge. Those charges were subsequently rejected by the DA, however, after sending a extortion email/text/voicemail to myself and other close family memebrs threatening to file a restraining order if I did not sign a notarized contract to pay her demands.
Now that the charges have not been filed and she has not effectively served me (I only found out about the order via her via email which does not constitute proof of service as required), can that delay the eviction? Is it worth going to the case with a lawyer if I don’t get served just to quash that order? Or is it better to just let the eviction case proceed and hopefully rule to evict her?
While I would need more details for your case, I would suggest speaking with someone about going back to the DA and seeking charges against her for filing a false police report and obtaining a protective order.
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