California Court of Appeals, Second District, Second Division
APPEAL from an order of the Superior Court of Los Angeles County, No. PD046172 Patricia Ito, Temporary Judge. (Pursuant to Cal. Const., art. VI, § 21.).
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Family Violence Appellate Project, Eric C. Smith, Nancy K.D. Lemon, Jennafer Dorfman Wagner; Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Eugene Marder; Asian Pacific American Legal Center and Amy Woo Lee for Defendant and Appellant.
Baldwin Eneaji, in pro. per., for Plaintiff and Respondent.
Pamela Chimezie Ubboe (Ubboe) appeals from an order denying her request for a renewal of a Domestic Violence Prevention Act (Fam. Code, § 6200 et seq.) restraining order against her former spouse, Baldwin Eneaji (Eneaji).
On February 12, 2014, we filed an opinion reversing an order denying Ubboe’s request for renewal of a domestic violence restraining order against Eneaji. On March 18, 2014, we certified the opinion for publication. On March 19, 2014, Eneaji filed a petition for rehearing which asserted that he did not receive notice that the appeal was pending. We granted the petition for that reason. On rehearing, after consideration of the additional materials and arguments that have been submitted, we reinstate our original opinion reversing the order denying the request for a renewal of the domestic violence restraining order.
FACTUAL AND PROCEDURAL BACKGROUND
Ubboe and Eneaji were married in March 2003 and divorced in May 2010. On June 26, 2009, during the divorce proceedings, Ubboe filed a request for a
domestic violence prevention restraining order against Eneaji. Ubboe described a history of verbal and physical abuse by Eneaji during the marriage. She also declared that the violent conduct ...