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Arizona Civil Legal Needs Community Survey

Civil legal organizations in Arizona are seeking your input to increase their ability to meet the civil legal needs of Arizona's lower income residents. Please complete this survey to assist in improving civil legal services in Arizona.

Encuesta de Necesidades Legales Civiles de Arizona

Las organizaciones legales civiles en Arizona buscan su opinión para aumentar su capacidad de satisfacer las necesidades legales civiles de los residentes de bajos ingresos de Arizona. Por favor complete esta encuesta para ayudar a mejorar los servicios legales civiles en Arizona.

What types of orders of protection are available in Arizona?

In Arizona there are 5 types of Protective Orders available in Arizona:

  1. Order of Protection
  2. Emergency Order of Protection
  3. Release Order (issued in rural counties when a judicial official is not available)
  4. Injunction Against Harassment
  5. Injunction Against Workplace Harassment

Filing an Order of Protection can take place at any time at any courthouse, police department, or sheriff/constable office.


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