Is a no contact order/stay away order lifted if the case is dismissed?

Asked on July 19, 2012 under Criminal Law, District of Columbia

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Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

You are correct that if a no contact and stay away order has been filed, an order issued and the case is later dismissed by the person seeking such relief, then any issued order with respect to you is no longer in place as a matter of law.


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