Alyson Hannigan Obtains Restraining Order Against Online Stalker

February 14th, 2013 3:58pm EST

Alyson Hannigan "How I Met Your Mother" star Alyson Hannigan has been granted a restraining order against a man who allegedly threatened her online.

The actress requested a protection order against John Hobbs, who she claims has been harassing her on several social networking sites.

Hannigan's lawyers claim that Hobbs is "mentally unstable and was recently discharged from a mental hospital." The restraining order also protects her actor husband Alexis Denisof and their daughters, Satyana and Keeva Jane.

A hearing has been set for March 6 to decided whether the order will be made permanent.

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