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Elmhurst order of protection attorney Kevin O'Flaherty covers orders of protection and how it's different than a restraining order among other aspects of orders of protection.
There is a difference between a restraining order and an order of protection. "Restraining order" is a broad term used to cover court orders requiring someone to do or not do something. An order of protection is a type of restraining order that is intended to prevent abuse at the hands of a family member or household member. This article by our Elmhurst order of protection lawyers covers how to file for an order of protection and the various remedies that are available if an order of protection is granted.
Elmhurst restraining order lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty explains how to file a petition for an Illinois order of protection and what kind of documents must be filed.
This article by our Elmhurst restraining order attorneys covers the various steps you should take to file a petition for an order of protection. There are many documents and even some filing fees that must be filed and served properly upon the defendant. This article will explain the process for you in detail.
Elmhurst order of protection lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty discusses what is considered "abuse" in Illinois orders of protection.
Orders of protection are intended to prevent "abuse" at the hands of a family member or houshold member. "Abuse" is broadly defined as more than just physical abuse. According to the Domestic Violence Act, "abuse" includes:
This article goes into detail to explain the types of behavior that fall under each of these categories.