Know the Laws: Connecticut
UPDATED December 7, 2015
A restraining order or protective order is a legal order issued by a state court which requires one person to stop harming another.
Some restraining orders are issued in criminal court and some are issued in civil court.
A civil order that protects you from abuse by a current or former family or household member.
Your restraining order can be enforceable wherever you move.
If you are planning to move to Connecticut or are going to be in Connecticut for any reason, your protection or restraining order can be enforced.