Legal Information: Wyoming

Know the Laws

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

Information about domestic violence orders of protection and orders of protection against stalking or sexual assault in Wyoming.

Information about custody in Wyoming.

This page includes general information that is not specific to this state about parental kidnapping, also called custodial interference. For information specific to Wyoming laws, please contact an attorney.  Custody and kidnapping are particularly complicated and it is important to try to find an experienced lawyer to help you with your case.

Basic information about divorce in Wyoming.

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

If you are a victim of domestic violence, it may be illegal for your 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.