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Know the Laws: Colorado

UPDATED September 18, 2017

A restraining order or protective order is a legal order issued by a state court which requires one person to stop harming another.  In Colorado, there are domestic violence protection orders and protection orders for stalking, sexual assault, physical harm/threats and abuse of elderly/at-risk adult, which are explained below.

WomensLaw.org would like to thank Colorado Legal Services for their help in putting together this information.

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