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I am a victim in a domestic violence case. My ex husband is

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I am a victim in a domestic violence case. My ex husband is trying to renew a restraining order against my boyfriend (defendent) Is there any law that protects me from having to testify and answer questions from my ex husband regarding the pending criminal case?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 1 year ago.

If you are the victim in the case, you cannot be forced to testify if you do not want to. The Court is not going to make you relieve your nightmare. You just need to tell the Court that you do not wish to testify in the case. You can state your reasons for not wanting to testify.

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