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A restraining order is a commonly-used term for an order of protection or an injunction for harassment.
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You will need to see a magistrate for a restraining order. To view a list of magistrates, visit the South Carolina Judicial Department website.
An order used for protection when there is a family relationship between the defendant and the victim. The victim must state how an act of domestic violence was threatened or committed against the victim.
You will need to see Family Court in the county in which you reside.