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If we were running a background check and our client wanted us to check for protective orders against an applicant where would we look?
In Maryland, such orders would show up as either peace orders or protective orders which are issued buy a circuit court, district court, or a district court commissioner. A record of the orders issued would be kept in the court clerk's office under the names of the parties involved in the proceedings.
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