Know the Laws: Nebraska
UPDATED November 30, 2012
A restraining order or protective order is a legal order issued by a state court which requires one person to stop harming another. In Nebraska, there are different types of orders, which are explained below.
Some restraining orders are issued in criminal court and some are issued in civil court.
A civil order that provides protection from harm by a family or household member, including former or current dating partners.
A civil order designed to protect any victim of harassment.
Your NE protection order can be enforceable wherever you move.
If you are planning to move to NE or are going to be in NE for any reason, your protection or restraining order may be enforced.