Ask the Lawyer received the following question (paraphrased for easier reading and clarity) from a reader on a legal matter that might be of interest to the entire audience.
As department supervisor, I have a staff member who recently was given a restraining order. How does this affect his career? He is a law enforcement officer.
It depends on why the restraining order was issued. Did the law enforcement officer engage in misconduct or is this just a domestic dispute? You need more information before you decide to take action.
Bill Bransford is managing partner of Shaw Bransford & Roth PC.
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