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Seeking Protection Orders for Immigrant Victims  


Author:  Veronica T. Thronson.; Leslye Orloff.; Carole Angel.; Soraya Fata Rocio Molina.; Benish Anver Kalli Wells.


Source: Volume 09, Number 02, Fall 2016 , pp.57-68(12)




Family & Intimate Partner Violence Quarterly

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Abstract: 

Examines the desirability of seeking out and obtaining protection orders for immigrant victims of domestic violence. Included in this section are recommendations about language and provisions that ought to be included in the protective order application and strategies for counteracting perpetrators’ attempts to defeat their victims’ petitions for legal protection.

Keywords: Full Contact Protection Orders

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