Legal Information: Indiana

Know the Laws - By State

A brief description of the difference between state laws and federal laws.

Information about orders for protection and workplace violence restraining orders.

State-specific information about custody in Indiana.

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.

Basic information about divorce laws in Indiana.

Information about crimes the abuser may have committed in Indiana and victim assistance programs.

Information on general Indiana state gun laws and the firearms seizure and retention law, which allows law enforcement to take away weapons from a "dangerous individual."

You may have a right to sue an abuser for medical costs, lost wages, and to recover your property.