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Legal Information: Oklahoma
Updated: December 1, 2020
What acts of violence can qualify me for a victim protective order?
You may be eligible for a victim protective order if someone committed any of the following crimes against you:
- assault and battery with a deadly weapon;
- forcible sodomy;
- rape; or
- sexual offenses.1
We define these crimes in the following questions in this section.
You may also be eligible for a victim protective order if you are an immediate family member of a victim of first-degree murder against an offender who is:
- the person who was charged and convicted of committing the murder; or
- the person who was charged and convicted of being an accessory to the murder.2
1 22 O.S. § 40.2(A)
1 22 O.S. § 40.2(B)
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