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a formal command or admonition

(law) a judicial remedy issued in order to prohibit a party from doing or continuing to do a certain activity

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The second focus of the research was to assess the efficacy of Apprehended Violence Orders.
In the second part of the research when we sent out letters to women who had taken out Apprehended Violence Orders, the aim was to find out whether the orders worked.
As a consequence of those reports, an apprehended violence order was issued by the courts which took effect in November 2013 and no further incidents with respect to that couple have been reported since that time.
A court order has been issued to prevent her from seeing or contacting her son until he is 18-years-old, and details of the order are likely to be discussed when an apprehended violence order is discussed in court on June 11.
In NSW, police can now take out Apprehended Violence Orders, and the creation of a new offence of "strangulation" (previously characterized as "assault") may be seen as positive steps.