Know the Laws: Alaska
Most of the laws relevant to domestic violence and sexual assault are based on state law.
Information about protective orders for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking in Alaska.
Information about custody and parental kidnapping in Alaska.
This page addresses some general (not state-specific) laws of one parent taking a child out of the state or country, without the other parent's consent.
General information about divorce with links to Alaska-specific information.
Information about crimes the abuser may have committed in Alaska and victim assistance programs.
Monetary compensation may be available for residents of Alaska who have been the victim of a violent crime.
If you are a victim of domestic violence, it may be illegal for your abuser to buy or have a gun.
You may have a right to sue the abuser for medical costs, lost wages, and to recover your property.
Immigration information for victims of domestic violence, crime victims, and others.
Under federal law, which applies to all states, an abuser may lose his right to have a gun.
Information about military protection orders and confidentiality on military bases.
Information about tribal laws related to domestic violence and sexual abuse.
A get is a divorce under Jewish law.