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Overview of Legal Protections for Domestic Violence Survivors

Legal actions you may wish to consider if you have been a victim of domestic violence.

FAPA Restraining Order Process

A chart illustrating the Family Abuse Prevention Act Restraining Order process in Oregon.

How to Get a Family Abuse Prevention Act Restraining Order

Information about Family Abuse Prevention Act (FAPA) Restraining Orders to help protect you from domestic violence.

FAPA Hearing Checklist

A brief overview of how to prepare for a contested Family Abuse Prevention Act (FAPA) restraining order hearing.

How to Prepare for Your Contested Restraining Order Hearing

How to prepare for a hearing if your restraining order or order of protection is being contested.

Information for Respondents in a FAPA Restraining Order

Information on what to do if you were served with a Family Abuse Prevention Act Restraining Order.

Links to Court Forms and Information for Respondents in a Restraining Order Case

Links to instructions and forms for respondents in contested Family Abuse Prevention Act (FAPA) restraining orders.

Animation: Overview of Protective Orders in Oregon

Animated overview of Protective Orders (also known as restraining orders) in Oregon

How to Get a FAPA Restraining Order in Multnomah County

Detailed information about how to get a Family Abuse Prevention Act restraining order in Multnomah County.

Overview of Legal Protections for Domestic Violence Survivors

Legal actions you may wish to consider if you have been a victim of domestic violence.

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