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Legal Information: Colorado

Colorado Restraining Orders

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Laws current as of
January 17, 2020

Restraining Orders

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, protection orders for stalking, sexual assault, physical harm/threats and abuse of elderly/at-risk, and extreme risk protection orders.