Petition For Contempt And Show Cause Maryland Details

If you are a parent in the state of Maryland, then you will want to be familiar with the Maryland Petition for Contempt form. This document is used to request that the court hold a party in contempt for violating a prior court order. There are specific steps that must be followed when filing this petition, so be sure to consult an experienced family law attorney before proceeding. Failure to do so could result in your case being dismissed.

Here is some facts to help you understand the amount of time it requires to complete the maryland petition for contempt.

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Form NameMaryland Petition For Contempt
Form Length1 pages
Fillable?No
Fillable fields0
Avg. time to fill out15 sec
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CIRCUIT COURT DISTRICT COURT OF MARYLAND FOR

City/County

 

Located at

Court Address

 

Case No.

 

 

 

 

 

Name of Petitioner on Original Court Order

vs.

Name of Respondent on Original Court Order

Street Address, Apt. No.

Home:

 

Street Address, Apt. No.

Home:

 

Work:

 

 

Work:

City, State, Zip Code

Telephone No.

 

City, State, Zip Code

Telephone No.

 

PETITION FOR CONTEMPT

 

I,

 

 

, state that:

 

Print Name

 

 

 

1. On the

day of

Month

,

Year

this court ordered the following

 

 

OR

an authenticated copy of a protective order passed by

was filed with this Court.

2. That

has violated the Court order as follows: (STATE IN DETAIL WHEN, WHERE AND

HOW THE VIOLATION OCCURRED)

WHEREFORE, I request that his Court pass an order finding that

Name of Violator

is in contempt of Court, and granting any other relief that is necessary in this case. I request that the Court send the Respondent to jail until the Court's order is obeyed.

I am the

Date

Signature

 

 

Petitioner

 

Street Address (unless confidential)

Respondent

 

 

 

Person Eligible for Relief

City, State, Zip Code

Other (explain)

 

 

 

 

 

Telephone No.

DESCRIPTION OF ALLEGED VIOLATOR

Home Address:

Home Telephone No.:

Work Address:

Work Telephone No.:

Employer:Work Hours:

Other Places and Times Respondent Can Be Found:

Height

Weight

Sex

Race

Hair Color

Eye Color

Other (tattoos, scars, etc.)

 

 

Date of Birth

 

CC-DC/DV 7 (Rev. 7/2003)