Glossary beginning with I

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Immunity
When an authorized person is allowed to break the law
Impound
When the court or police take possession of personal property
Independent contractor
A person hired to do a specific job and whose work is not supervised
Injunction
A court order to make someone do something or stop doing something
Inpatient services
Services that require you to stay at a hospital for one or more nights
Interest rate
The price paid for the use of money for a period of time
Interim order
A temporary order telling a person to do something
Interrogatory
A set of written questions
Irreconcilable differences
When a couple cannot agree about things in their marriage and don’t think they can ever come to an agreement
IV-D Agency
The part of the Department of Healthcare & Family Services that enforces child support orders