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Enforcement of Court Orders in Minnesota Family Court

When it comes to a divorce proceeding, what the court decides must be followed. While it is possible to appeal the decision, you will need to follow court orders until the appeal has been considered and accepted or denied. Furthermore, while it is possible to have modifications to child support, ...

2020-08-27T16:38:09-05:00August 27, 2019|Categories: Family Law Blog|Tags: , |

Orders for Protection vs. Harassment Restraining Orders

In Minnesota there are orders for protection and harassment restraining orders. Although both protect an individual from another who is considered to be a danger, they are very different. An order for protection, or OFP, is a document that is signed by a judge. This document tells an alleged abuser ...

2020-08-27T16:38:45-05:00July 16, 2019|Categories: Family Law Blog|Tags: , , , |

Do I need an Order for Protection?

Sometimes divorces and child custody battles escalate if one party gets angry with the other.  This can leave one partner fearing for their safety or the safety of their children.  To protect against the possibility of physical or verbal abuse, Minnesota law allows residents to file an Order for Protection ...

2020-08-27T16:59:34-05:00January 28, 2013|Categories: Child Custody, Child Support, Family Law Blog|Tags: , , |

How Can an Order for Protection Influence a Custody Case or Divorce in Minnesota?

In the state of Minnesota, if you are the victim of domestic abuse you may be able to obtain an Order for Protection. When an incident of violence occurs during the divorce process or even in a custody dispute once the papers have been filed, a victim is still able ...

2020-08-27T16:53:11-05:00February 1, 2010|Categories: Child Custody, Divorce, Family Law Blog|Tags: , , |