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Is there still such a thing as a lifetime restraining order

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is there still such a thing as a lifetime restraining order in wa. If you had one against you and the law changed does it apply to your case
Submitted: 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 2 years ago.
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is there still such a thing as a lifetime restraining order in wa. If you had one against you and the law changed does it apply to your case
Response: A Restraining Order can be permanent--can be for lifetime, but may be modified by the Court upon showing of substantial change in circumstances. See Revised Code of Washington Title 26 Chapter 26.50 Section 26.50.130:
http://apps.leg.wa.gov/rcw/default.aspx?cite=26.50.130