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Democrat from Ohio

Nickie J. Antonio is a state representative for the 13th Ohio House District. She was first elected to the statehouse in 2010. She represents residents from the city of Lakewood and parts of the West Side of Cleveland.

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Do protection orders really protect? The answer isn’t clear

Is it a myth that protection orders work? PolitiFact Ohio was interested. We found several studies that suggest protection orders can be effective in deterring further violence, but we also found there are pitfalls in trying to prove whether they provide actual protection. So we’re reporting our findings here, but not making a ruling on the Truth-O-Meter.