Ohio Stalking Laws
|Code Section||2903.211, .214 (menacing by stalking)|
|Stalking Defined as||Knowingly causing another fear of physical harm or mental distress|
|Punishment/Classification||Misdemeanor in 1st degree|
|Penalty for Repeat Offense||Felony of 4th degree|
|Arrest or Restraining Order Specifically Authorized by Statute?||Restraining order allowed|
|Constitutionally Protected Activities Exempted?||-|
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