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Q: my bf back home in ct just got arrested for "criminal violence of protective order df" bond is 5k. how serious is this?

Matthew A. Crockett answered on Jul 9, 2019

Violations of any order of protection (e.g. restraining, standing, or protective) are treated seriously in Connecticut by the fact that these offenses are D felonies which carry possible jail of up to 5 years. However, how the offense will be viewed by prosecutors and judges depends on many... Read more »

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