What court order can be appealed?

Answer AnswerOne of the mechanisms built into the U.S. justice system is a system to deal with appeals. Basically, any court order (except one by the Supreme Court) can be appealed. But it's an uphill bat... Read More »

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Can military court cases be appealed to the Supreme Court?

Yes, cases may be appealed to the US Supreme Court from the US Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (military appellate court).

Can your father get a court order making you visit him if you are 15 and live with your mom and haven't seen your father in 5 months and he is threatening to get a court order if you don't visit?

Answer yes he can, provided they have filed a settlement agreement with the court in the county in which you live which gives your father rights of visitation or parenting time. If your mom does n... Read More »

What are the consequences of breaking a court order?

It depends on the type of order. For some violations you can be taken ino custody immediately (e.g.: Restraining Orders - Domestic Violence Orders - etc), for others you can be held in contempt of... Read More »

What is a family court restraining order?

A family court restraining order may be issued to a complainant who can make a compelling argument that she is the victim of domestic or family-related violence, according to the Los Angeles Superi... Read More »