Research the law in your state or a state with which you are familiar on protective orders and identify who is covered and who is not. Briefly discuss this in your assignment. Then;
Write a 600- to 700-word position statement to a state legislator–your paper must be addressed to a legislator– recommending improvements to the law and articulate solid arguments to support your recommendations based on best practice and victim rights and protection.
Consider the following questions:
- In general, if the person identified in the order is already under correctional supervision, would that change your recommendations for improving the law?
Include a discussion of duration or scope of coverage.
Include at least three scholarly references cited according to APA guidelines.