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Frequently Asked Questions About Domestic Violence

Information about the definition of domestic violence and how to stay safe.

Immigrant Women and Abuse

If you are an immigrant to the United States, and you are a victim of domestic violence or rape, here are some suggestions we hope will help you.

How to Enforce Protection Orders When You Move To Another State

Do you have a protective order? Are you thinking of moving to another state? This document contains information to help you use the full faith and credit law for enforcement of your protective order by other states.

Getting Ready for Court

Frequently asked questions and answers on how you should prepare and what actually happens when you go to court.

Serving Court Papers

Information on your options when serving court papers.

Frequently Asked Questions About Domestic Violence

Information about the definition of domestic violence and how to stay safe.

Information About Domestic Violence

This resource provides information about identifying and responding to domestic violence.

Immigrant Women and Abuse

If you are an immigrant to the United States, and you are a victim of domestic violence or rape, here are some suggestions we hope will help you.

Red Flag Law in D.C.

The District of Columbia has a red flag law, as part of the Firearms Safety Omnibus Amendment Act of 2018, that allows certain individuals to request an Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO) to have a firearm, ammunition, a registration certificate, a license to carry a concealed pistol, or a dealer's license removed from the possession of someone who poses an extreme risk to themselves or others. Please click on the attached flyers to learn more.

Frequently Asked Questions About Domestic Violence

Information about the definition of domestic violence and how to stay safe.

Information About Domestic Violence

This resource provides information about identifying and responding to domestic violence.

Immigrant Women and Abuse

If you are an immigrant to the United States, and you are a victim of domestic violence or rape, here are some suggestions we hope will help you.

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