Legal Information: Religious

Know the Laws - By State

Please see below for state-specific laws that might be useful for victims and survivors of domestic violence. This information is written in a Q & A format and is meant to provide you with easy-to-understand information. You can also reach us at our Email Hotline if you have more specific questions.

A get is a divorce under Jewish law. To find an organization that helps women obtain a get, please see our Jewish Resources page.