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I am in DC and on yesterday I was issued a protection order…

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Hello I am in Washington DC and on yesterday I was issued a protection order served by the police and the person is my partner who I lived with

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a DC lawyer about this?

Interesting enough I have a lawyer on a case who is a public defender but not in this regard

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken so far?

I have reached Out to him and he is supposed to call me back today and I have not contacted any anyoneI was told to follow up to get my things today but I have no way of contacting or who to contact I was told to follow up to get my things today but I have no way of contacting or who to contact

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

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Customer reply replied 28 days ago
Hello Alex thank you for responding I Was issued a protection order against me on yesterday and I was informed by the police officers that escorted me out to follow up to get my things today I have no way of contacting them or do I just call the police apartment self and have them come out also what rights do I have as far as making sure that I can get my items out of there in a timely fashion without being rushed
Customer reply replied 28 days ago
I can’t afford that fee at the moment I’m staying in a hotel because of this
Customer reply replied 28 days ago
I just paid 47 dollars
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