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Feminist Reports Conclude Restraining Orders Don’t Work: Time to End the Experiment

June 16, 2014


Restraining orders are defended on the basis that they protect female victims of domestic violence. The most recent posts on this blog have stressed the constitutional violations that are necessarily entailed by the process. One of them reprints a 1995 New Jersey Law Journal exposé: “N.J. Judges Told to Ignore Rights in Abuse TROs” by […]