Legal Information: Alabama
Updated: September 1, 2023
Do I need a special copy of my protection order to have it enforced?
In some states, you will need a certified copy of your protection order. A certified copy says that it is a “true and correct” copy; it is signed and initialed by the clerk of court that gave you the order, and usually has some kind of court stamp on it.
If you don’t have a certified copy, go to the court that gave you the order and ask the clerk’s office for a certified copy.
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