Category Archives: Abuse

Domestic Violence and Custody

The family court in Jaime G. v. H.L. awarded custody to the father after he was found to have perpetrated domestic violence against the mother. FACTUAL BACKGROUND OF THE CUSTODY DISPUTE The parents in this case were never married. The … Continue reading

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Spousal Support and Restraining Orders in California

     In re Marriage of J.Q.and T.B. involved domestic violence issues, the issuance of  a permanent restraining order based upon alleged abuse, as well as a request for spousal support. FACTUAL BACKGROUND OF THE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESTRAINING ORDER      The parties … Continue reading

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Mutual Restraining Orders

In Conness v. Satram the court evaluated whether the trial judge can issue restraining orders against each party in the same case. FACTUAL BACKGROUND LEADING TO THE ISSUANCE OF TWO RESTRAINING ORDERS The parties in this case had been in … Continue reading

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