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Legal Information: New York

Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
April 12, 2019

How do I get an extreme risk protection order?

The steps to get an extreme risk protection order are similar to the steps to get a domestic violence restraining order, but you will fill out different forms and go to the supreme court in your county.