Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
"False allegations of child abuse or neglect will be punished by the court"
" During the upset and anger following a breakup, sometimes a person falsely makes claims of child abuse and/or neglect accusations against the other parent to seek temporary but immediate advantage in the initial custody conflict".
"Because the court must consider all allegations of neglect or abuse in making its custody and visitation order, such claims may cause the court to give child custody to the complaining parent, and give only supervised visitation to the alleged abuser. However, so many false claims have arisen during child custody disputes that the California Legislature has enacted some serious punishments against those who knowingly lie to the
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