I'm under court order supposedly, by our county adult protective services. I'm told that I can't leave the facility that I have been held in against my will and necessity.
I or any other lawyer would have to see the order to guess as to whether or not it is valid. There are such orders that are valid.
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How much validity does this court order hold?
Don't know and can't tell without reviewing the court order and the facts.
Do they have the power to drag me back to this facility if I leave?
This is not legal advice. I am not your lawyer. You are not my client. You cannot rely on my response to your question. My response to your question is probably worth exactly what you paid for it. You don't get to sue me for anything. If you'd like to sue me, well you have to hire me first.
`You need someone on the outside to help you as you need to gather information. I know it seems like an obvious answer, but you should see an attorney. Your facility cannot prevent you from seeing a lawyer. The lawyer would have to look at the order and related papers to even begin to understand your situation.
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