National Network to End Domestic Violence Official Website

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  • Changes to KS law in 2012 allow for a protection from abuse order or a protection from stalking order to be extended for anywhere from 2 years to the lifetime of the abuser if certain conditions are met. Read about it on our updated KS question entitled How do I change or extend my order?
  • We revised the information we have on custody in CO, which is known as allocation of parental responsibilites. You can read it here.
  • Based on 2012 changes to MS law, we changed the information on our MS page under What can I do if the abuesr violates the order?
  • Check out our recently revised Financial Abuse page in English and now in Spanish.