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Find information about getting or responding to abuse and harassment prevention orders and restraining orders.
The abuse prevention law (Chapter 209A) is there to protect you against someone who is abusing you.
The abuse prevention law (Chapter 209A) is designed to protect victims from abuse.
The harassment prevention law, commonly called Chapter 258E , is there to protect you against someone who is harassing, stalking or sexually assaulting you, no matter what your relationship with them might be.
An Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO), also known as a red flag law, is an order from a judge that suspends a person’s license to possess or carry a gun.
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