Protective Orders


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There are a number of common confusions regarding protective orders and how and why to seek one, and even what a protective order can do. Protective orders are the main mechanism that the court system uses to protect people from other people. As opposed to a stay away order, a violation of a protective order is a criminal act resulting in potential jail time in and of itself. This gives the police the authority to arrest an offender simply on the basis of violating the order. Protective orders can be granted when family violence has occurred, and is likely to occur again. […]

Protective Orders: When Words Fail


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Going through a divorce is hard, especially if you have to go about your everyday life while the process of divorce is still going on. It’s no easy matter to go about your everyday routine with something like that in mind. But if it’s already hard for you, imagine how hard it would be if you add kids into the equation. Watching both your parents go through a divorce might do a lot of harm to the kid. You’re practically watching your family fall apart. In Texas, the divorce court has a way to help mitigate this and try to […]

Standing Orders and What They Mean for You



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There are many reasons why couples find it necessary to file for divorce. While some of them can seem trivial, in some instances, the divorce could be a matter of life and death. In cases when the ex-spouse poses as a danger to you or others, Texas law has provisions for protection. Protective Orders  Most people would not be able to distinguish a restraining order from a protective order. The misconception is that they are interchangeable. They are actually very distinct. In case of protection towards violence, that is a protective order. It is designed to protect those who have […]

Protection After Divorce if your Ex is Dangerous


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When getting a divorce, there are a number of things that you’ll definitely have to sort out. Aside from custody and support, you’re also going to have to sort out matters regarding your estate. This covers things like your will, insurance policies, pension, and the like. After all, you never know when something unfortunate might happen to you. But what can you do with regard to these things? How do can you sort out any concerns you have, such as altering your will? That’s where estate planning comes in. What You Can Do What you can and can’t do regarding […]

Estate Planning and Statutory Protections Against Your Ex



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Texas Divorce Overview


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In a Child Protective Services case, one of the most important concerns is how soon a parent can see his or her child if the latter has been removed from the house of the former. If the Child Protective Services is granted temporary managing conservatorship, there are rules to be followed when it comes to the time they have to make the child available to see the parents. This article will discuss how the visitation process will be, when will it be, for how long the period of visitation should be, and tips on how to take advantage of the […]

Visitation During a CPS Case in Texas