Legal Information: Minnesota
In which county can I file for an order for protection?
You can file for an order for protection in any county in which:
- either you or the abuser lives;
- the abuse happened; or
- there is/was a family court proceeding involving you and the abuser or a child you have with the abuser, such as a custody/visitation case.1
1 Minn. Stat. § 518B.01(3)
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