Morristown, TN asked in Domestic Violence and Libel & Slander for Tennessee

Q: My boyfriend was charged with domestic assault I wrote a statement on him. how am I protected in tn from his retaliation

He is blaming me and saying he will make me pay. I feel like i am being blackmailed he knows all my life details. He could twist things around to harm me and my name what can I do to prevent this? surely the police encounter this a lot

1 Lawyer Answer
Henry Ambrose
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A: You can petition the court for a protective order so he cannot have contact with you. Without more details its hard to say if that is your best solution. You should call a lawyer where you live and ask for advice.

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