Legal Information: Idaho

Know the Laws

Most of the laws relevant to domestic violence and sexual assault are based on state law.

Information about protection orders in Idaho.

General information about custody in Idaho.

Custody and kidnapping are complicated and it is important to try to find an experienced lawyer to help you with your case.  The information on this page is general information, not specific to Idaho laws.  Please check with a lawyer in Idaho for specific legal advice relevant to your situation.

General information about divorce with links to Idaho-specific information.

Information about crimes the abuser may have committed in Idaho 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.