Legal Information: North Dakota

Know the Laws - By State

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

Information about protection orders, disorderly conduct restraining orders, and moving in and out of state with a protection order.

Information about custody in North Dakota.

This page has some general information (not state-specific) about when one parent takes a child out of the state or country without the other parent’s consent.

Information about divorce in North Dakota.

Information about crimes the abuser may have committed in North Dakota 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.

General information about your right to sue an abuser for medical costs, destroyed property, or other damages.