Know the Laws: Wisconsin
Most of the laws relevant to domestic violence and sexual assault are based on state law.
Information about restraining orders based on domestic abuse, child abuse, harassment, and individual at risk restraining orders.
Information about custody in Wisconsin.
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.
Information about crimes the abuser may have committed in Wisconsin and victim assistance programs.
General information about divorce with links to Wisconsin-specific information.
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.