protection order

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Definition

Fast legal remedy to protect persons at risk of any form of violence by prohibiting, restraining or prescribing certain behaviour by the perpetrator.

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Source(s)

Council of Europe (2011). Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence Explanatory Report CM(2011)49-addfinal.

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1331