Research your states law, or a state in which you are familiar, on protective orders and identify who is covered and who is not.
Draft a 350- to 700-word position statement to a state legislator, recommending improvements to the law and articulate solid arguments to support your recommendations based on best practice and victim rights and protection.
- In general, is the person identified in the order is under correctional supervision? Would that change your recommendations for improving the law?
Include a discussion of duration or scope of coverage.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
Include at least three scholarly references.