Legal Information: California

Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
June 18, 2018

Am I eligible to file for a civil harassment order?

Any person who has suffered harassment or stalking (as explained here) can apply to the court for a civil harassment order.  It does not matter who the person harassing you is.  It can be a stranger or someone you know.1

1 See Ann.Cal.C.C.P. § 527.6