Know the Laws: Nevada
Most of the laws relevant to domestic violence and sexual assault are based on state law.
Information about orders for protection and moving in and out of Nevada with an order for protection.
Information about custody in Nevada.
Information about child support and alimony.
Information about parental kidnapping and emergency custody in Nevada.
General information about divorce with links to Nevada-specific information.
Information about crimes an abuser may have committed in Nevada 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 an 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.