Domestic Violence – What is a TRO?

When an act of Domestic Violence (DV) occurs, a Judge can issue a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) against you. When the Order is issued, it will list the conditions imposed by the Judge. It is critical that you understand the limitations you are under once you are served with the TRO. If you violate any of the conditions, you can be arrested and charged with Contempt of Court. A TRO is a civil matter, and… read more →