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Rihanna

3 Years of Protection

From Obsessed Intruder

3/21/2013 10:05 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Rihanna
just scored three years of peace of mind ... because a judge has granted her request for a permanent restraining order against an obsessed fan who tried to break into her L.A. home last month.

TMZ broke the story ... Rihanna obtained a temporary stay-away order against a man named Steveland Barrow, after he was arrested for breaking into the home of Rihanna's neighbor. Cops told us Barrow believed the home belonged to Rihanna ... and even slept in one of the beds.

A judge made the temporary order permanent today, requiring Barrow to stay at least 100 yards away from Rihanna for the next three years.

In her request for a restraining order, Rihanna said she fears for her safety.

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1.

Stiletto    

She was upset because he broke in but didn't beat her up.

560 days ago
2.

paul a.    

Chris is pissed. Someone is trying to take his job.....

560 days ago
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Cheryl A.    

Restraining orders are so useless, why even bother? The only way they can arrest him is if he is seen close to her, they call the cops and the cops get there BEFORE he grabs, shoots or harms her in ANY way. They need to put a tracking device on these dudes or something a little more modern then telling them "go away"

560 days ago
4.

just sayin    

tmz... let us like or hate things again... PLEASE!

560 days ago
5.

Woot    

Rhianna does NOT fear for her safety, that much is obvious.

560 days ago
6.

Jenn    

Give it 8 months, she'll be inviting him over for Thanksgiving.

560 days ago
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Amy    

What'd she do with the bed he slept in?

560 days ago
8.

Fat Matt    

Mr. Barrow should have punched her in the face. Then he would have at least scored a date with her.

560 days ago
9.

Laura    

I don't really think crazy people give a rip about restraining orders.

560 days ago
10.

GoldenAngel    

Good cause now she can shoot the crazy bum if he tries that stunt again and she can walk

560 days ago
11.

King of TMZ    

Mr Barrown & Rihabna

560 days ago
12.

judy jetson    

She need 3 years of protection from Chris Brown.

560 days ago
13.

wayneb    

I would like more than 3 yrs. protection from HER ! ! ! ! ! ! Repeat after me "SHE SUCS"

560 days ago
14.

Lauren    

I thought she liked being hit?

560 days ago
15.

Jackie    

LOL...Chris must the boss of that guy, cause no real man would be interested in this skank.

560 days ago
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