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I am badly harassed by an ex boyfriend, and fear safety. I

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I am badly harassed by an ex boyfriend, and fear for my safety. I reported this to the police on two occasions, and they advised me to obtain a restraining order via a Citizens Advice Bureau. Can you please help
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

Are you prepared to bear the cost?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Isn't the cost the £38 i already paid?
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

No, sorry I meant the cost of applying to court and proving it if he contests it?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ِAny idea how much that could be?
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

Several hundred usually. If you are represented then more.

Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

But, of course, if you are in genuine danger then the cost is unimportant.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I need to consult my family. Can I give you my answer tomorrow? And is there a case number ***** I can quote? Many thanks
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

Yes, no problem.

The question will not close from your side so you can reopen it.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Many thanks
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

All the best.