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what should a woman do who assaults and injures the ex spouses

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what should a woman do who assaults and injures the ex spouses girlfriend during a provacation by the husband and girlfriend despite having a court order of protection against the male >soon to be ex spouse who was following her and tormenting her? in florida. woman has 2 kids and soon to be ex spouse refuses to pay.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  FamilyAnswer replied 5 years ago.

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If there was an order of protection in place, the parties should have been in the same proximity as each other or had any contact. If this was the case, the police should have been contacted and the person who violated the order, could have likely been taken into custody. Moreover, if someone was assaulted, they should have contact the police and reported this, having the attacker arrested.

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
what does the woman do now?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
apparently the girl who was assaulted in the fight who provoked the woman along with the soon to be ex husband went to the hospital and called the police first. now they want to find and arrest the woman who has the restraining order. what's next?
Expert:  FamilyAnswer replied 5 years ago.
The women would have to either wait until the arrest her or turn herself in.

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