In Florida, "injunctions, " " restraining orders, " and "orders for protection" are all used interchangeably.
The purpose of this article is to address lifting the no contact order after a domestic battery arrest.
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As domestic violence in Florida is a very serious crime, you can't get released immediately by simply paying the bail amount.
Florida domestic violence is a serious offense that can result in one year in jail. Thankfully, there are steps that you can take to avoid jail.
Anyone facing a domestic violence charge in Florida needs to know that their future is in jeopardy. Domestic violence crimes can occur in just a few seconds but hang over both the accused and the alleged victim for the rest of their lives.
Getting a criminal defense attorney to handle your case may be the difference between a hopeful future and one with a criminal record.
The cost of hiring a criminal defense lawyer is important to every one of my criminal defense clients.