Hi. I was harassed by an ex boyfriend. H...

Asked by Carla on 19-02-2020 20:59:40
Question posted in the General Law category relating to Western Cape
Question value: R 300.00

Hi.  

I was harassed by an ex boyfriend.  

He contacted my family, showed up to my kids school and my house.  To get a permanent restraining order I had to get a lawyer to prove my case.  I now have 31k worth of legal fees.   Should he not be responsible to pay this, he was found guilty and was because of hom that I was forced to get legal help.  

Please help 

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