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  • How Does California Define Domestic Violence?
    How Does California Define Domestic Violence?

    On average, nearly 20 people per minute are abused by an intimate partner in the United States. During one year, this equates to more than 10 million women and men across the country. Often, abuse ...

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  • Allegations of Alcohol or Drug Abuse & Child Custody Rights
    Allegations of Alcohol or Drug Abuse & Child Custody Rights

    Child custody is often a highly contested issue in many family law proceedings. When there are allegations of a parent’s drug or alcohol abuse, matters become further complicated in joint custody ...

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  • Modifying or Terminating a Domestic Violence Restraining Order
    Modifying or Terminating a Domestic Violence Restraining Order

    A Domestic Violence Restraining Order (DVRO) is a civil order issued by the Court to protect a person or persons when there are allegations of abuse or threats of abuse. A DVRO offers civil legal ...

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  • What is Domestic Violence?
    What is Domestic Violence?

    This article defines domestic violence in California under the Domestic Violence Prevention Act and relevant case law. Anyone can be a victim or perpetrator of domestic violence irrespective of race, ...

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