Sacramento, CA asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Oregon

Q: Can a DVC from Wyoming be used in Oregon and made to take classes in Oregon if it didn't happen in Oregon

Boyfriend is getting out of Prison in Oregon on drug charges but p.o. is saying that we can't have contact untill he does class for domestic violence charge that happen in Wyoming with his ex wife in 2015 but was not convicted can they do that

1 Lawyer Answer
Gregory L Abbott
Gregory L Abbott
  • Portland, OR
  • Licensed in Oregon

A: Most likely yes. If he wants to get out of prison early, he must agree to comply with and be under the supervision of a parole officer. That officer has great latitude and authority to require his parolees to do a variety of things and certainly insisting upon the successful completion of domestic violence classes before allowing you contact makes a great deal of sense and is protective in nature.

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