Year: 2019

Who Has Standing To Obtain A Restraining Order Under the New Jersey Domestic Violence Act?

Who Has Standing To Obtain A Restraining Order Under the New Jersey Domestic Violence Act?

February 20, 2019

Cases involving allegations of domestic violence are guided by the law set forth under N.J.S.A. 2C:25-17. This title of the New Jersey Criminal Code is referred to as the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act of 1991 (hereinafter referred to as “the Act”). This body of law is intended to p