Helpful Videos


17th Circuit Video Tutorials 

These videos were produced by Florida’s 17th Circuit. Although specific to Broward County, litigants from around the state may find the videos helpful.

Florida Injunctions: An Overview 

This video focuses on the needs of parties considering a petition for protection. It is hoped that the video will assist petitioners (as well as respondents) in understanding Florida’s four orders of protection and the requirements for filing a petition.

Florida Injunctions: The Hearing

This video is designed as an orientation to civil domestic violence court; the video provides important information about court room procedures, discusses the participants in the hearing, and answers many of the questions litigants might have about what will happen when they come to court.

Mythbreakers: Chapter 39 Injunctions

This video discusses common myths and misconceptions associated with the Chapter 39 injunction process. It also discusses the differences between Chapter 39 injunctions and Chapter 741 injunctions.

Chapter 39: Purpose is to protect and promote the best interests of the child in child abuse or domestic violence situations.
Chapter 741: Purpose is to protect adults in domestic violence situations, but children may be included in terms of injunction.

Court HELP videos:

For more videos on family law, including dependency and delinquency court information, please visit the Florida Courts YouTube Channel.