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It’s a saying common in legal circles — an order of protection is a piece of paper that won’t stop a knife or a bullet.
Travis County Court Division 4 Judge Mike Denton of Austin, Texas, says he understands the reasoning behind that saying even if he doesn’t completely agree with it. Denton said an order of protection can be very effective if it is enforced. In most cases, people who are prohibited from coming in contact with someone by an order of protection will obey the order. In some cases, …
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Travis County Court Division 4 Judge Mike Denton of Austin, Texas, says good things happen when communities respond to domestic violence.
Denton will be one of the presenters at the Best Practices for Domestic Violence and Child Custody continuing legal education (CLE) seminar scheduled for April 15 in Fayetteville. The seminar is worth 5.5 hours of CLE and is sponsored by Legal Aid of Arkansas. You can find out more information about the seminar by clicking here. If you’re a licensed attorney in need of some CLE hours and want to …