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Legal Information: Nevada

Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
November 3, 2020

What is a high-risk protection order?

A high-risk protection order is a civil court order that keeps an individual (known as the respondent) from:

  • having a firearm in his/her possession, custody, or control; and
  • purchasing or getting a firearm.1

1 N.R.S. § 33.590