the Judge at the hearing will determine whether or not to grant you a Final Judgment based on testimony from you, the Respondent and any eye-witnesses. after an Injunction has been entered, you should first contact your local law enforcement agency and file a police report.If the Judge grants you a Final Judgment, it may be in effect for an indefinite period of time or may expire on a specific date. If law enforcement does not find that there are grounds to press criminal charges, but you wish to pursue a Violation of Injunction, you can go to one of the Pinellas County Clerk's Office locations listed at the bottom of this page, Monday through Friday between the hours of , excluding County holidays, and fill out, then file an Affidavit in Support of Violation of Injunction.
If a hearing is scheduled both parties will be notified by mail of the hearing date, time and location.Dating violence (or relationship abuse) is a pattern of controlling behavior that someone uses against a girlfriend or boyfriend. Dating violence (or relationship abuse) is a pattern of controlling behavior that someone uses against a girlfriend or boyfriend. id=10434&state_code=PG&open_id=10489&lang=en A restraining order (also known as a protective order, order of protection, or many other names) is a court order requiring that your boyfriend or girlfriend, past or present, stop "abusing" you.The order may also state that your boyfriend or girlfriend cannot contact you, has to stay away from you, and may include many other protections.This content has not been reviewed within the past year and may not represent Web MD's most up-to-date information.To find the most current information, please enter your topic of interest into our search box. 10, 2012 -- Teens in abusive relationships may be more likely to develop emotional problems and substance abuse issues as they age, a new study suggests.