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Legal Information: Florida
Updated: January 27, 2020
Can I bring an advocate with me to court for support?
Yes. The law allows you to bring an advocate from a state attorney’s office, a law enforcement agency, a certified rape crisis center, or a certified stalking center with you during any court proceedings related to the injunction for protection against stalking.1
1 Fla. Stat. § 784.0485(7)
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