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Domestic Violence Prevention Act (Family Code 6300 et seq.)

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Attempts to control, regulate, and monitor a spouse’s finances, economic resources, movements, and access to communications constitute abuse for which a domestic violence restraining order may properly be issued under the Domestic Violence Prevention Act. Read More

Under the Domestic Violence Prevention Act (Family Code 6300 et seq.) a spouse may be restrained from committing violence on the other spouse.  Section 6305 requires special findings if the court issues a mutual restraining order.  Following n Melissa G. v. Raymond M. (2018) 27 Cal.App.5th 360 and disagreeing with Conness v. Satram (2004) 122 Cal.App.4th 197, this decision holds… Read More