Legal Information: Nevada

Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
March 26, 2018

Can I get an order for protection against domestic violence against a same-sex partner?

In Nevada, you may apply for an order for protection against domestic violence against a current or former same-sex partner as long as the relationship meets the requirements listed in Who is eligible for an order for protection against domestic violence?  You must also be the victim of an act of domestic violence, which is explained here What is the legal definition of domestic violence in Nevada?