Yes you can request an order of protection. It varies on whether the judge will grant it based upon the facts.
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Yes you can. You can do that in Family Court or in Criminal Court if the DA will cooperate. See a family law attorney for assistance.
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It may not be easy but it is possible. If the person is a family member you can try filing a family offense petition in family court. If the other person's actions rise are criminal an arrest may be in order. You should consider consulting with an attorney. Good luck.
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You can try in family court if there is a familial relationship or with the police or DA.
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