Am I eligible to file for a civil no-contact order?
Any person who has suffered nonconsensual sexual acts or stalking as defined by North Carolina law can apply to the court for a civil no-contact order. These acts must be committed by someone you do not have an intimate or familial relationship with.* If you have an intimate or familial relationship with the offender (as is explained in Who can get a domestic violence protection order (DVPO)?), you would file for a domestic violence protection order (DVPO) instead. You do not have to have a physical injury to get a civil no-contact order.**
* NCGS § 50C-1(8)
** NCGS § 50C-5(a)