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injunction

[injungk′shən]
Etymology: L, injungere, to enjoin
a court order that prevents a party from performing a specified act.

injunction

(ĭn-jŭnk′shŭn) [L. injungere, to fasten, join]
A court order prohibiting an individual from performing some act or demanding that a person begin to perform some act.
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The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) has specified that the federal firearm prohibition may not be enforced against police officers or active military personnel if their official duties require the possession of the firearm at all times and that the exemption applies only to service weapons (15) Law enforcement employers may be more restrictive than the law requires and many mandate that any employee subject to an order of protection work in a capacity not requiring the possession of a firearm.
The ultimate question is not whether an order of protection in itself should have saved Tina Berliner, nor whether it should have required the police to do so, but instead whether those issues are subject to a review of reasonableness rather than a perfunctory assertion of municipal immunity.
368658) Akron-Beacon Journal that the very reason she was seeking the order of protection was because she was afraid.
10) The heart of the IDVA is the civil remedy of an order of protection for victims of abuse.
Under the new law, "if the court is satisfied that there is any danger of the illegal use of firearms," a person subject to an order of protection must surrender his FOID card and firearms to a local law enforcement agency.
Turner later announced that she is separating from her husband and received an order of protection against him.
Marvel, 27, of Logan on a warrant for failure to appear for violating an order of protection.
Heller said that an application will be made for the immediate issuance of an arrest warrant for the 26-year-old for her assault on Li and for the issuance of an Order of Protection in favor of Li against Bingle.
The Los Angeles Superior Court granted her an order of protection which will last for three years.
The bill makes interstate stalking and harassment a federal crime regardless of whether the stalker has committed an act of violence or is the spouse or an intimate of the victim, and regardless of whether the victim had a court order of protection.
Isaiah Baltimore, 21, of the 600 block of Peace Road, faces charges of felony armed violence, possession of more than 100 grams of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a handgun with a defaced serial number, possession of a firearm while subject to an order of protection and unlawful use of a weapon, according to Kane County court records.