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Final Restraining Order Granted for Victim of Domestic Violence NJ

Published: November 12, 2018

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Final Restraining Order granted NJ

Our domestic violence lawyers recently represented a victim who was looking to obtain a final restraining order (FRO) against a defendant who she was previously dating. The parties met on a dating app and dated for a short period of time. The plaintiff terminated the relationship and the defendant proceeded to harass and stalk her following the breakup. Specifically, he called her 500 times within a 2 hour period. After she blocked his number, he proceeded to call her and harass her from other fake accounts and spoof numbers. In addition, he showed up at her workplace when she never advised him at any point that she worked there. Based on this alarming behavior, the plaintiff obtained a temporary restraining order (TRO) against the defendant and the case was scheduled for trial.

The plaintiff hired the Tormey Law Firm to represent her at the final hearing. Our attorneys admitted key evidence to display the harassment and pattern of alarming conduct including phone records showing the outrageous number of phone calls as well as the fake accounts that were created just to harass her. The plaintiff also testified to the alarming behavior and that she was in fear for her safety because the defendant was very unstable.

After hearing the testimony and the evidence, the Judge issued the final restraining order (FRO). The defendant is now prohibited from having any contact with the plaintiff or having anyone else contact her on his behalf. He is also prohibited from her home and place of employment. If he violates the restraining order, he will be arrested and charged with contempt of court. This is a criminal charge which will include mandatory jail time if the defendant violates the order more than once.

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He is also fingerprinted and placed into a statewide database for domestic violence offenders. He is prohibited from owning or possessing firearms. Now, the plaintiff has the protection that she needs from the court and law enforcement moving forward. If you or a loved one needs a permanent restraining order in NJ, contact our offices now for immediate assistance. The initial consultation is always provided free of charge.

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Travis J. Tormey is a distinguished member of the legal community and a respected legal resource on domestic violence. He has been featured in a variety of prominent publications and media outlets, including CBS radio, Aol News, the Asbury Park Press, NJ.com, and the Daily Record. Mr. Tormey has also been recognized as one of the the top criminal attorneys under 40 years of age by the National Trial Lawyers Association and the National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys. Whether representing victims or the wrongly accused, Travis remains passionately committed to protecting the rights of the innocent.

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The Tormey Law Firm LLC handles restraining order cases in Bergen County (Hackensack), Morris County (Morristown), Passaic County (Paterson), Union County (Elizabeth), Hudson County (Jersey City), Middlesex County (New Brunswick), Somerset County (Somerville), Sussex County (Newton), Essex County (Newark), Hunterdon County (Flemington), Mercer County (Trenton), Monmouth County (Freehold), Warren County (Belvidere), Ocean County (Toms River), Burlington County (Mount Holly), and throughout NJ.

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