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Written by attorney Yale Lewis III | May 1, 2019

What Are Some Rules of Thumb Regarding a Domestic Violence Protection Order

You should file for a Domestic Violence Protection Order (DVPO) if your spouse has caused you physical harm and you are afraid that he is going to do it again. You should not file for a DVPO for any other reason. If you have been falsely accused of domestic violence, you should defend yourself.

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