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Legal Information: Kentucky
What are the steps for getting an interpersonal protective order?
The steps to get an interpersonal protective order are similar to the steps to get a domestic violence protective order, but you may fill out different forms. If you have any questions, you can call the clerk of court. You can find the contact information for your clerk on the KY Courthouse Locations page.
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