Know the Laws: Delaware
Most of the laws relevant to domestic violence and sexual assault are based on state law.
Information about civil protection orders and moving with a protection order.
Information about custody in Delaware.
Information about kidnapping and emergency custody.
General information about divorce in Delaware.
Information about crimes the abuser may have committed in Delaware and victim assistance programs.
If you are a victim of domestic violence, it may be illegal for the abuser to buy or have a gun.
You may have a right to sue your abuser for medical costs, lost wages, and to recover your property.
Immigration information for victims of domestic violence or sexual abuse.
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.