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The manager of a retail store, such as Starbucks, certainly has the right to ask someone to leave and also order them not to return. If they do return after being told not to then the manager could file criminal charges for "criminal trespass".
As far as his legal rights, that's a pretty broad question and I would need you to be more specific to answer this.
If he has been asked to leave and not return he does not have the right to do so.
Nothing in your facts indicates he has any reason to worry about anything unless he goes back to he store.
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The Starbucks is in a mall. Can security have issues with him if they see him in the mall. My concerns are that my son has entered the military and ships out in two months. He and the girlfriend fight constantly but he can't seem to break up with her. We live in Kentucky but she lives 30 minutes away in West Virginia which is where the problem is occurring. We have told him to stay away from the mall but are there things we should worry about? He is a good kid and very tender hearted. What would have to occur for a restraining order to put on him? I don't think she would do that but you never know.
The only way Starbucks could prevent him from coming to the mall is with the management of the mall's permission. They could likely stop him from hanging around outside the store, but any warning they gave to stay away from there wouldn't be enforceable unless done with the mall'
...with the mall's permission.
Getting a restraining order or an injunction isn't terribly hard all it takes is allegations.
He would have a chance to defend himself but he would need a lawyer and have to incur a lot of expense.
So really, his best bet is to stay away from the girlfriend entirely. Thank you for the information.
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