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October 8, 2019

IC 34-26-6-14 Filing fees

Sec. 14. A filing fee may not be charged for a petition that alleges that a person has:

(1) inflicted or threatened violence against an employee of the plaintiff;

(2) stalked an employee of the plaintiff; or

(3) spoken in a manner that has placed an employee in reasonable fear of violence;

and that seeks a temporary restraining order or an injunction to restrain future violence or threats of violence. A filing fee may not be charged for a responsive pleading described under section 8 of this chapter.