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Know the Laws: Alabama

UPDATED July 28, 2016

A restraining order or protective order is a legal order issued by a state court which requires one person to stop harming another.  In Alabama, there are several types of orders explained below.

WomensLaw.org would like to thank the Alabama Legal Services programs for their help in putting together the original version of this material.

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