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If a restraining order was issued against you, you need to respond very quickly. You usually have only 10 days from the restraining order was issued to prepare your defense, so you need to quickly get a copy of the civil and criminal complaints.
In addition to filing the proper paperwork, your attorney may need to hire an investigator to gather more facts about the incident, to uncover the truth.
While you can represent yourself in court, you need to know that you have a lot at stake. You may lose custody of your kids. What happens in this hearing may also impact you in the future, especially if your partner files a divorce or you two separate, the status of the restraining order may be bought up and used against you regarding future custody issues. You should have a aggressive attorney represent you from the start and through the entire process to best protect your rights. Anthony Carbone has been handling family law and criminal matters since 1988.Content