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An order of protection can be used to limit the actions of the alleged abuser in many ways. He or she may be required to:

  • Stop abusing, harassing, stalking, intimidating, and interfering with the liberty of the victim;
  • Leave a residence he or she shares with the victim;
  • Stay a certain distance away from the victim or the victim’s home, school, or work;
  • Forfeit any firearms in his or her possession;
  • Seek mental or behavioral treatment;
  • Pay restitution for damages he or she has caused; and
  • Pay child support or spousal maintenance