Long Beach Restraining Orders

Through the use of injunctions called restraining orders, California law allows its judges to restrain defendants who've engaged in specific conduct associated with violent crimes. They can also be administered when a violent crime threat has been uttered. There are a variety of restraining orders in existence, which is why we are prepared to help defendants challenge those related to violent criminal actions. Violations of stay orders of Domestic Violence Restraining Orders (DVRO) can be heavily prosecuted under Penal Code §§ 136. Penal Code §§ 136.1 - 136.2 1 - 136.2. A violation can be charged as either a misdemeanor or felony and a conviction can contain penalties such as jail time or imprisonment.

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Many restraining orders have been motivated by reasons other than actual fear of the individual who has been restrained. Through thorough investigation, we can help determine what the true reason for the restraining order was and why it was placed. Many of the actual causes include jealousy, intimidation, spite, revenge or child custody issues. No matter what the situation, one of our knowledgeable Long Beach criminal defense lawyers can work with you to help terminate the restraining order.

If you have found yourself facing a restraining order which can greatly limit your mobility and freedom, it is important to seek defense rather than violating the court order. You can be arrested and have even more freedoms taken away by ignoring a court-ordered restraining order. It is important to have an experienced attorney on your team. At the Law Offices of Damone & Schroeder, we have nearly 40 years of combined experience that can be used to help you get the defense you deserve. Contact our firm to learn more about defending your rights after a restraining order has been placed on you.

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