Legal Information: Pennsylvania
Updated: November 4, 2022
Can I get a protection from abuse order if I am a minor?
Yes. However, as a minor1 (a person under the age of 18), you will need a parent, adult household member or guardian ad litem to file the protection from abuse order on your behalf.2
1 23 Pa.C.S.A. § 6102(a)
2 23 Pa.C.S.A. § 6106(a)
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