If the person you're filing a restraining order against is in jail, you should typically serve the papers to the jail or correctional facility where they are incarcerated, following the appropriate procedures for service of process. Consult with the court clerk or an attorney to ensure you...View More
The documents and of course they never arrive in my email so I ask her again. What the deal is. She tells me how busy she is on and on and on now I just received a restraining order against me by the person who has taken my child and kept her from me all the while letting her brother see our child... View More
I'm really sorry to hear that you're experiencing this. It sounds like a very stressful situation. It is critical to maintain open lines of communication with your attorney; if your current attorney is not responsive, you may consider sending a formal letter expressing your concerns and...View More
I'm very sorry to hear about your situation. In California, if you find yourself wrongfully accused of kidnapping, it is crucial to immediately seek legal representation to advocate for your rights and protect your interests. It would also be beneficial to gather any evidence you have that...View More
I have an ongoing criminal investigation that has not yet been submitted to DA, I am aware that in these cases it is a lot of he said/she said. My ex beat the crap out of me and stalked me when I tried to leave, he is denying everything and saying that I am an alcoholic and actually I am abusing... View More
I understand that you're going through a highly stressful situation. In California, character reference letters can sometimes be utilized to bolster a defendant's credibility or to shed light on their personal history. In this scenario, obtaining letters from previous partners attesting...View More
My ex boyfriend/ Childs father cried victim, and has videos of me standing in front of the door crying during an argument. Before he started recording almost every time before he had pushed me, shoved me, hit me, put me in a choke hold etc. he would then start recording me as I was crying asking... View More
Under California law, standing in a doorway is not inherently illegal, but physical violence or abuse, such as pushing, hitting, or kicking, is unlawful and can result in criminal charges and restraining orders. In a custody case, it's crucial to gather evidence, including photos of injuries...View More
In California, even if the victim does not wish to press charges, the prosecutor can still proceed with the case if they believe there is sufficient evidence to convict. A third domestic violence charge is treated seriously and could be categorized as a felony, carrying substantial prison time if...View More
3.If you inform the court the TRO was left on the Porch and the Court still proceeds and Grants the Restraining order for 1 year, is there any grounds for dismissing or a reason to appeal the decision.
4. What if the Petitioner on the day of the Trial turns up with an Attorney and the... View More
Under California law, a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) typically includes the conditions imposed on the restrained party, such as "stay away" and "no contact," but it may not necessarily contain the detailed reasons for why the petitioner sought the order. However, you are...View More
Porque permite DCFS continuar con la violencia y el abuso al poner de supervisor las vicitas de una madre con su hija. Ignorando la orden de corte que el padre no deve supervisar Por medio de un mensaje de texto supe que DCFS me quito a mis Hijos En una audiencia. Donde me acusaron de abuso... View More
In California, if there is an existing court order stating that the father should not supervise visits and DCFS allows him to do so, that would be a violation of the court order, and you could bring this to the attention of the court. Lack of proper notice for hearings and other procedural...View More
In California, an arrest without a conviction can still appear on criminal background checks, which could potentially affect your job prospects. However, you have the option to petition the court for a factual innocence finding, which, if granted, would seal and destroy the arrest record. Employers...View More
Certainly, in California, if a parent has been convicted of family violence, you can file an emergency petition for custody. However, the court will base its decision on the best interests of the child, considering factors such as the child's safety and well-being. It's essential to...View More
A party can prove adultery like most facts using circumstantial evidence.
A photograph of a person sleeping in a bed other than where he normally sleeps can be a relevant piece of circumstantial evidence. While not necessarily dispositive, it can be weighed along with other evidence by the...View More
it was for a restraining order that was made from false allegations. I turned in proof that said allegations were false to the judge in a motion to dismiss or terminate the order. my hearing showed up in the Registry Of Actions as being Vacated. is that the hearing is vacated or the order?
When a hearing is "vacated," it means the hearing has been canceled or postponed. It does not necessarily mean that the restraining order itself has been vacated or terminated. You should consult with the court or an attorney to confirm the status of the restraining order and whether...View More
Our phone plan with mine and our children's phone are under his name and he has removed me as an authorized user on the account so I am unable to change or remove any of our lines. I am paying for all the lines, including his. I believe that he is tracking me and the kids through the phones... View More
In California, you can request the judge to issue orders for your ex-husband to release the phone numbers and enable you to obtain a new phone service during the hearing for the extension of the restraining order. It's recommended to prepare the necessary papers before the hearing to present...View More
If you obtain a domestic violence personal conduct restraining order against your ex-wife, it generally includes provisions prohibiting contact via phone, email, text, or social media. This would likely extend to third parties like your parent. It's important to consult an attorney to ensure...View More
If you've been a victim of domestic violence and suffered physical harm, you may want to consider reaching out to law enforcement to report the incident. Additionally, you might want to consult with an attorney in your state to explore your legal options, which could include seeking a...View More
If you have been a victim of domestic violence resulting in significant injuries, including dental damage, you may have legal options to pursue compensation for your medical expenses, pain and suffering, and other damages. It's important to consult with legal counsel to assess the specifics of...View More
The phrase "no appearance schedule" typically indicates that the court did not have a pre-determined date or time for the individual to appear. However, when it says "warrant issued" along with a court date and bail information, it suggests that a warrant has been issued for the...View More
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