Warrington, PA asked in Domestic Violence for Pennsylvania

Q: My ex who used to beat me and harassed and stalked me when I left him I have contacted him since just making sure the pf

A couldn’t get thrown out or I wasn’t violating anything can he still get in trouble or arrested for communicating with me even if I made first contact he is now threatening and harassing me

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Ryan L Hyde
Ryan L Hyde
  • Domestic Violence Lawyer
  • Exton , PA
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania

A: Depends on the status of the PFA. If its still a temp he can argue you arent really afraid of hom since you keep contacting him. Additionally, if he is contacting you in response to you contact it makes it harder fornyou to argue he is in contempt. If you get a PFA against someone you cant get in trouble for contacting them, but you are defeating the purpose of the PFA yourself.

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