Restraining orders can be confusing. You may ask yourself, “should I get one” or, “will I have the qualifications for one.” We have answers. Click the link below to learn more about retraining orders.
Being worried about a person enough to even think about filing a restraining order is stressful, let alone actually getting the restraining order. Linked is an article describing the four types of restraining orders in Wisconsin, and the requirements to obtain one. https://www.wicourts.gov/services/public/selfhelp/restord.htm
Two legislative committees in Madison heard a bill this week that would allow sexual assault survivors to obtain permanent restraining orders, preventing them from being re-traumatized by having to face their abusers. Source: https://madison.com/ct/news/local/writers/jessie-opoien/wisconsin-bill-would-allow-sexual-assault-survivors-to-obtain-permanent-restraining-orders/article_8b0340bc-a715-5fa8-bb43-88dab3359f14.html