Even the facts you stated are insufficient to make a case, at least
in my humble opinion.
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A harassment prevention order for non-family member falls under Section 258e and requires 3 instances of feeling threatened. Here I'm not sure if there is enough to satisfy such a requirement, as the Judge believed as well. One option available, however, is to obtain a no trespass order to keep the woman off your property (assuming she isn't a fellow tenant or landlord of course). Consulting with an experienced attorney about the matter is recommended.
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Atty. Piro offers a thorough explanation of the law and the burden you must satisfy. I concur that the facts that you outline do not satisfy the requirements set forth under the statute. I'm sorry that you are going through this difficult time.
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