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Legal Information: Colorado

Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
January 17, 2020

Protection Orders for Stalking, Sexual Assault, Physical Harm/Threats, and Abuse of Elderly/At-Risk Adult

This protection order is a civil order designed to stop violent, threatening, harassing, stalking or sexually abusive behavior and to protect you and your family members from an abuser.  You may be eligible for one even if you are not related to the abuser and not in an intimate relationship with him/her.