Resources

Overview of State and Federal Laws Impacting Victims of Domestic Violence
RESTRAINING ORDERS
A. Restraining Orders in Wisconsin
B. Process to Obtain a Restraining Order in Wisconsin
C. Glossary of Terms - Restraining Orders
D. FAQs for Petitioners about ROs
E. Everything You Need to Know About Enforcement of ROs
F. Changes to the harassment law effective Sept 1, 2010 (slides)
G. Restraining Orders for the Elderly
H. Databases for Wisconsin Civil and Criminal Information
MANDATORY ARREST AND CRIMINAL LAW
A. Overview of Wisconsin’s mandatory arrest law
B. Glossary of Terms - Criminal Law
C. WI Strangulation and Suffocation Law
D. Firearms Surrender Law and Persons Exempt from Firearms Surrender
FAMILY LAW
A. Glossary of Terms - Family Law
B. Process to obtain a divorce in Wisconsin
C. WI Laws on Child Custody and Physical Placement
D. 2003 Act 130
IMMIGRATION LAW
Legal Remedies for Immigrants and Nonimmigrants Who are Victims of Crime
Human Trafficking Fact Sheet
Cooperation and Good Cause: Cooperating with Child Support
U-Visa Fact Sheet
ECONOMIC JUSTICE - LEGAL ISSUES
Eligibility for Public Benefit Programs
VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ACT (VAWA) and OTHER FEDERAL LAWS
A. Federal DV Statutes and Offenses
B. Violence Against Women Act – Summary of VAWA Laws
C. Full Faith and Credit of Protection Orders - Checklist
MISCELLANEOUS LAWS IMPACTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS
A. Adult Abuse Reporting Requirements for all WI Professionals
B. Adult Abuse Reporting Requirements for Adult in an Entity
C. Child Abuse Reporting Requirements for Individuals and Entities
D. WI Unemployment Compensation and DV Law
E. Insurance Practices for Victims of Domestic Violence
F. Confidentiality and Voting Records
G. Driver’s Privacy Protection Act
Coalition Chronicles 32-3: Violence Against Women...A Global Reality
NNEDV Safety Net’s Technology & Confidentiality Resources Toolkit
Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children - Dane County Needs Assessment
Fact Sheets Related to Brookfield Shooting
Military victims/survivors handbook
Wisconsin Human Trafficking Protocol and Resource Manual
Working with Battered Immigrants: VAWA Immigration Remedies
Custody and Placement - Overview and Troubleshooting (6.9.14)