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Despite countless public education campaigns and social efforts, domestic violence and abuse continue to plague millions of families around the country, including many victims here in Illinois. Public awareness of the problem offers little consolation to a victim who is … Continue reading

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Under an Illinois law, an order of protection may be issued by the court as a way to address concerns of domestic violence and domestic abuse. Orders of protection are also commonly sought by individuals going through divorce, as a … Continue reading

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The state of Illinois takes the safety of its citizens seriously. The Illinois Domestic Violence Act allows a person who been abused or is in danger of being abused by a family member or romantic partner to request an order … Continue reading

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