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Does a protective order in the state of Georgia remain

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Does a protective order in the state of Georgia remain effective if the complainant allows the recipient to resume residence in the home for as many as six months?
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  LegalGems replied 7 months ago.

A few minutes please as I look into this.

Expert:  LegalGems replied 7 months ago.

So a protective order remains in effect until it is modified, or dissolved. Generally this requires the filing of a motion and the entering of a court order because most protective orders do not terminate automatically. This is the form that the judge will issue to terminate an order:

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