When You Need a Restraining Order Against Your Own Child

Posted July 5th, 2019 by .

Categories: Domestic Violence.

You may bow your head in shame or shake in frustration. The very idea that you might need a restraining order against your own child sounds foreign to most. However, it may be your best course of action. According to NJSA 2C:25-19, an act of domestic violence must be inflicted by an adult or an […]

Read More

Does Rough Sex Sound Like It’s Domestic Violence to You?

Posted June 14th, 2019 by .

Categories: Domestic Violence.

First, it was a series of books. When “Fifty Shades of Grey” hit the big screen, it raised questions. Some claimed it cultivated an acceptance of abuse. However, what’s the truth? Does rough sex sound like it’s domestic violence to you? In the meantime, there’s something to consider. Consensual rough sex suggests something far different […]

Read More

No Doubt She Stalked Him – So, Why No Restraining Order?

Posted May 29th, 2019 by .

Categories: Domestic Violence, Family Law.

To the husband, it seemed more than evident. The court agreed that his wife was guilty of stalking him as a predicate act of domestic violence. However, the judge found it unnecessary to convert a temporary restraining order to a final one. You might be interested in both the history of this case and how […]

Read More

Restraining Orders: You Have the Right to Legal Counsel

Posted May 14th, 2019 by .

Categories: Domestic Violence.

It should go without saying; however, it can’t be emphasized enough. When the court executes a protection order, it’s a serious matter. Meanwhile, you absolutely have the right to legal counsel if you’re facing accusations that could result in a restraining order. Most people equate restraining orders with domestic violence. However, you should know that […]

Read More

How Are Teens Affected by Domestic Violence?

Posted May 8th, 2019 by .

Categories: Domestic Violence.

There is a chance that your teenager or one of his/her friends has been exposed to some type of violence in their young lives. While protecting teens from community and gang violence in New Jersey is a major concern, there are a significant number of teens who have been exposed to domestic violence in their […]

Read More

Domestic Violence in the LGBTQ Community

Posted April 15th, 2019 by .

Categories: Domestic Violence.

Domestic violence is universal, meaning it could happen to anyone in any location around the globe. It doesn’t matter what race you are or what religion you believe in. And it doesn’t matter who you love. Many people don’t tend to think of the LGBTQ community when it comes to domestic violence, but it cannot […]

Read More

Does Warmer Weather Lead to More Domestic Violence Incidents?

Posted April 5th, 2019 by .

Categories: Domestic Violence.

With temperatures starting to climb, more and more people are leaving the comfort of their home to enjoy the weather. That means the bar scene here in Jersey City will be hopping most weekends throughout the spring and summer months. As the liquor starts to flow, tempers will begin to rise. And that means a […]

Read More

Domestic Violence Can Lead to Sexual Assault

Posted April 1st, 2019 by .

Categories: Domestic Violence.

As we did at this time last year, the Law Offices of Anthony Carbone wants to shine the spotlight on Sexual Assault Awareness Month. To raise awareness to New Jersey residents, we want to talk about sexual assaults stemming from domestic violence incidents. Domestic violence involves an intentional pattern of physical, emotional, and economic abuse […]

Read More

Safety Steps for Domestic Violence Victims in New Jersey

Posted March 18th, 2019 by .

Categories: Domestic Violence.

Victims of domestic violence in New Jersey shouldn’t blame themselves for what they’re enduring. Instead of thinking you’re at fault for your abuser’s actions, consider taking action to put the situation in your rearview mirror. Many domestic violence victims feel paralyzed when they think about leaving their abuser. They are fearful of what might happen […]

Read More

When a Restraining Order Has Nothing to Do with Domestic Violence

Posted March 7th, 2019 by .

Categories: Domestic Violence.

You can’t shake the feeling that something terrible is about to happen to you. All things considered, your fears are entirely warranted. That said, you don’t meet the qualifications for a restraining order under NJ’s Prevention of Domestic Violence Act of 1991. Does that mean you can’t ask the court for protection? While it’s true […]

Read More

Questions about your domestic violence case?

Contact Us Today
Live Chat
Search
Categories
Tags
Archives
Celebrating 30 Years in Practice!

Contact Us Today for a Free Consultation

Back to Top
Live Chat