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Legal Information: North Carolina

Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
October 13, 2020

Civil No-Contact Orders for Victims of Registered Sex Offenders ("50D orders")

A civil no-contact order for victims of registered sex offenders (“50D order”), provides life-long protection from an abuser who was convicted of a crime that requires registration on the sex offender registry.