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CALIFORNIA FAMILY CODE

PREVENTION OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

LIMITATIONS ON MUTUAL RESTRAINING ORDERS

Family Code Section 6305



The court may not issue a mutual order enjoining the parties from specific acts of abuse described in Section 6320 (a) unless both parties personally appear and each party presents written evidence of abuse or domestic violence and (b) the court makes detailed findings of fact indicating that both parties acted primarily as aggressors and that neither party acted primarily in self-defense.