Protective Orders

Protective Orders
Chapter 5, Code of Criminal Procedure:
Family violence is a serious threat to society and its members.  Victims of family violence are entitled to the maximum protection permitted by law.

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More Information

Montgomery County Attorney's Office
Montgomery County Women’s Center  
Lone Star Legal Aid Conroe Office 
Montgomery County Law Library  


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