Title 11
Criminal Offenses

Chapter 52
Computer Crime

R.I. Gen. Laws 11-52-4.3



 11-52-4.3.  Violation of restraining order.


(a) Whenever there is a restraining order or injunction issued by a court of competent jurisdiction enjoining one person from harassing another person, and the person so enjoined is convicted of the crime as set forth in section 11-52-4.2 for actions against the person protected by the court order or injunction, he or she shall be guilty of a felony which shall be punishable by imprisonment for not more than two (2) years, or by a fine of not more than six thousand dollars ($6,000), or both.

(b) A second or subsequent conviction under subsection (a) of this section shall be punishable by imprisonment for not more than five (5) years, by a fine of not more than ten thousand dollars ($10,000), or both.

History of Section.
P.L. 2001, ch. 215, 1; P.L. 2001, ch. 272, 1.