Protection Order

Obtaining a Restraining Order or Protection Order

Protection Order/Restraining Order

For whatever reason, you may find yourself in need of a Protection Order or Restraining Order to keep someone away from you, and/or your children, home, work, etc.  While it is fairly easy to obtain a Temporary Protection Order/Restraining Order, making this Order permanent often calls for an evidentiary hearing.  Here are three steps to obtaining a Protection Order/Restraining Order in Colorado: File a Motion – you must file a Motion, and likely appear in front of a Judge, to formally make your allegations and give the Court a reason that you need protection. If you hire a lawyer, the...

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