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Someone was granted a protective order against me based on

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Someone was granted a protective order against me based on lies that he made up. The judge ruled in his favor because the plaintiff strongly objected to the acceptance of my evidence(cell phone records,text messages,cards,pictures). The judge did not allow my evidence to be admitted in court due to his objection. Is there a way for me to get this judgement overturned or to rehear the case if I obtain an attorney. I have been told that I have all of the evidence to prove that the respondent is lying;but because I did not have an attorney to represent me the evidence was not submitted properly to the judge.The respondent has a VERY STRONG history of lying on people,and dark criminal past (Class A felony convictions). He is trying to discredit me,so that I will not be a credible witness against his current criminal/immoral activity.
How long ago did the judge issue the order?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

The ruling was ordered on September 6,2012.

If you hire an attorney then there is a reasonable chance the attorney can get the judge to reconsider the ruling. They can file a motion for new trial or a motion for reconsideration but they usually have to be filed within 30 days so you would need to hurry.

Also, the records from the cell phone company are probably still not admissible in the form you are getting them.

You have to get them in a way that gets past the hearsay rule which requires testimony that they are business records and just getting them "certified" doesn't do that. The attorney will know how though.

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Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Thank you. Your information,particularly the info concerning the cell phone records,was extremely helpful.

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