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Legal Alternatives

Includes mediation, restraining orders and small claims courts

  • MediationMediation services offered by the county to address issues like noise, property damage, money, and family disputes
  • Restraining OrderA court order meant to help protect people from abuse; includes who can get a restraining order, and what a restraining order enforces
  • Small ClaimsInformal hearings to address disputes involving small amounts of money