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If I do not show up at a court hearing because I want a pfa

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If I do not show up at a court hearing because I want a pfa dropped is there any legal recourse for me?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Peter Griesch replied 11 months ago.

Yes. If you've been directed by a court to appear for a hearing, even if you no longer wish to pursue the abuse order, if you fail to appear, you can be arrested.

The better course of conduct is to appear and explain that you no longer wish to pursue the matter.

Expert:  Peter Griesch replied 10 months ago.

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