All areas of litigation have emergency procedures which can get you before a Judge in as short a period of time as 24 hours.
In the Family Law area, most all of these matters come under the title of Domestic Violence and the link below to the California Court’s web site will give you some understanding of this service and how to use it. The process can be handled on one’s own or with Attorney representation.
What one gets is a police-enforceable Domestic Violence Restraining Order.
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