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National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or (TTY) 1-800-787-3224

Know the Laws: New Jersey

UPDATED February 3, 2016

A restraining order is a legal order issued by a state court, which requires one person to stop harming another.  Domestic violence restraining orders and sexual assault restraining orders are explained in more detail below.

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