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Legal Information: Kentucky

Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
October 29, 2019

Protective Orders / Domestic Violence Orders

Emergency protective orders (EPO) and domestic violence orders (DVO) provide protection from harm by a family member or someone you are in a relationship with.