An injunction, also called a restraining order, orders a person to abide by certain conditions, usually forbidding them to have contact with someone.If you or a loved one has had an injunction filed against them and need an aggressive attorney to fight it, please call NOW!
The court may also order such other relief as it deems necessary for the protection of the petitioner, including injunctions or directives to law enforcement agencies, as provided in this section.
Repeat violence: "Repeat violence" means two incidents of violence or stalking committed by the respondent, one of which must have been within 6 months of the filing of the petition, which are directed against the petitioner or the petitioner's immediate family member.
Relief may include enjoining the respondent from committing any acts of violence or ordering such other relief as the court deems necessary for the protection of the petitioner, including injunctions or directives to law enforcement agencies, as provided in this section.
Under Florida law, domestic violence charges can be brought in many different situations against anybody who lives with someone else. So do fathers and sons, brothers and sisters, girlfriends and boyfriends, and even roommates.
All it takes is for an argument to get out of hand!