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Divided Senate passes bill extending protective orders to acquaintances

ANNAPOLIS – A divided Senate passed legislation Thursday that would enable alleged victims of sexual assault to seek protective court orders against acquaintances who allegedly attacked them. The Senate’s 30-16 vote follows the House of Delegates approval last week of a similar bill to broaden the existing law that permits alleged victims to seek protection orders ...

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