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This is an unfortunate situation,
legally you have several options to stop harassment,
one is to contact the police and press charges against them
second is go directly to the family court and ask for a full order of protection or limited order of protection against the family member,
You can ask for a civil harassment restraining order if you are being harassed, stalked, abused, or threatened by someone you are not as close to as is required under domestic violence cases, like a roommate, a neighbor, or more distant family members like cousins, aunts or uncles, or nieces or nephews.
Find more information about Civil Harassment.
Will I need an attorney to go to family court?
In CA the Civil Harassment restraining order will help as well,
it is best to have an attorney but you can go to the State website and do it yourself.
Thank you very much
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