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In, if my son has a temporary protective order against him

In Virginia, if my son has a temporary protective order against him until his hearing not to contact his previous girlfriend in any way. Can I, as his parent, call the girls mother and father and talk to them in a friendly manner? My other question his the girl went told the intake office she was a minor even though she is 20 and lied saying she lived with him which they never ever lived together. I believe these two lies were so the judge would sign off on the order. Is that perjury?

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Is this viable as Contempt? I have sole phys. & joint legal.

Is this viable as Contempt? I have sole phys. & joint legal. Ex (high conflict & abusive) filed against me bc we could not agree on a court ordered therapist. Order was made 4mos ago, but we have had issues with our choices either not having openings or being unaffordable. We have gone back & forth trying to find therapists in the court ordered area. NCP clearly does not want to accept any of my choices bc she wants a therapist that she has already "coached" w/ lies abt parental alienation.Ex put our child in therapy w/o telling me before the new court order & sat in on the sessions. The judge ordered new therapist for solo sessions& if we couldn't agree on 1, the court would decide. Ex kept demanding I pick w/in her timeframe & threatened me w/ ex parte after 2 weeks. There is no timeframe in the court order. She was already denied 1 ex parte for contempt. 2 weeks ago I suggested another therapist w/ openings & that fit our child's needs.Ex wouldn't agree & said she'd give me 2 days to pick a day to schedule HER new choice or shed file against me. Shes been threatening me w/ ex partes for any reason since the order bc she did not get 50% & was ordered to pay child support. It's abt control for her.She is now filing OSC Declaration for Contempt against me.

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I live in Louisiana I have minor children I want to divorce

Hello i live in Louisiana I have minor children I want to divorce my husband but I understand you have to be separated one year however he does not want to move out can we cohabitate separately in LouisianaJA: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: LouisiansJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No

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I have arranged for a security person to be here this

For RayI have arranged for a security person to be here this weekend when my ex is retrieving his guns and other property. I told the person that my ex was an attorney, an alcoholic and a domestic abuser. My ex punched me in the face when he was drunk (and drank heavily during our marriage - but I do not have direct proof) and he got a dui recently. I am worried that this written note to my security person could be considered libel - yes or no?

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What can i do to protect myself and my child? My ex was

What can i do to protect myself and my child? My ex was driving in front of me as I was driving home with an infant and hitting the breaks abruptly and driving very slowly, swinging between the lane going into the opposite lane so that I would not make my necessary turn. That did creat a dangerous situation. I'm very afraid especially he threatened me before to destroy my life.

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In the State of SD can you answer the distinct difference

In the State of SD can you answer the distinct difference between legal custody and other custody typesEx husband has convinctions of domestic abuse. This prevents him by SD statute from having custodyHis lawyer has now filed for legal custody

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I need to know the name of the restraining order that can

I need to know the name of the restraining order that can keep my soon to be ex wife from obstructing with my ability to make a living. In Tennessee.

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I'm a male 55-y-o Stamford, CT resident with a 100% clean

Hi. I'm a male 55-y-o Stamford, CT resident with a 100% clean record. My wife developed mental problems a year or two back - described by one doctor as an anxiety disorder - and our relationship has gone downhill ever since. Moody, quick to anger etc. On Saturday (my birthday!) she and I had an argument at home. I said I wanted a divorce. She came at me, I put my hands up to defend myself, one of my fingers made very light incidental contact with her face. There are no marks. I was already suffering chest pains and feared I was having a heart attack and this confrontation made them worse, so I called 911 and went to the hospital.JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CTJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: She followed me in the car, and after I was examined she took my phone and walked away from me. I thought she was going to go through my emails etc (private doctor and lawyer conversations) reached out and grabbed her shoulder, catching a tiny amount of hair, and she flopped to the ground. There was no force. This was in a hospital, so police were called. The officer asked me what happened and I told him. I received a ticket for domestic abuse and disorderly conduct. I was never Miranda'd - I didn't even know I had been "arrested." Went to my court date Monday, and the OP was extended to March 9. Have obviously moved out.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: That about covers it. What happens now? What are any likely consequences? I am very concerned. She was under the influence of several prescription drugs at the time. I was slightly intoxicated, but remember everything. Did I mention I was not read my rights? I had no idea I was even being "arrested" the very nice officer never even mentioned the word.

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I have two years probation for breaking restraining order

I have two years probation for breaking restraining order and ex husband is filing contempt on me again for breaking order - this is in Santa Clara county, California - what can I do?

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