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To Whom It May Concern, there. My name is

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To Whom It May Concern,
Hi there. My name is***** from
Toowoomba, Queensland Australia. I am inquiring about how, or if, I can file a
retraining order against an individual in Rogerville, MO, USA, who
has been cyberstalking me via email for about a year and more recently,
making threats to contact people in my offline life (my landlord, my
doctor, my social security department, my neighbours) in retaliation for
an online "relationship" that went sour. I have email evidence of this.
I would like to know if a lawyer can act for me (file a retraining order) given that I am in Australia
and she (who is making these threats) is in the United States.
I am not seeking financial damages, I simply want to stop her from
potentially contacting people in my offline life.
I look forward to your reply.
Yours Faithfully,
Ben XXXXXX
XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  CalAttorney2 replied 1 year ago.
Given that this is an internet crime, as opposed to a physical threat of violence, I would recommend making a report to the FBI's internet crime center (civil restraining orders are designed to prevent threats of imminent physical harm or death, which would not apply to cyberstalking cases - the FBI task force is dedicated to internet crime).
To file a complaint with the FBI, use this link: http://www.ic3.gov/default.aspx
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok William, thank you for that. I will consider the situation.Regards,
Ben
Expert:  CalAttorney2 replied 1 year ago.
I do wish you the best of luck with this Ben, and hopefully a quick resolution.Thank you for using our forum, and please do not forget to rate my service so that I can receive credit for assisting you today.Thank you again, and again I do wish you the best.Bill