Domestic Violence

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This booklet describes legal options for dealing with abuse.  It is a guide and is not meant to answer all questions.  The laws talked about in this booklet change often, so be sure to check for changes.  This booklet only gives general…
Source: Education for Justice

Do-It-Yourself Forms

Welcome! This free program helps you create the forms to ask the court for an Order for Protection. These forms are called "Petitioner's Affidavit and Petition for an Order for…
Source: Education for Justice

Helpful Websites

Domestic Abuse and Harassment - Court Forms and Information
Author: Minnesota Courts

Information, court forms, and rules related to Orders for Protection and Harassment Restraining Orders in Minnesota. 

Minnesota Day One Crisis Hotline
Author: Minnesota Day One Crisis Hotline

For free and confidential help, call the Minnesota Day One Crisis Hotline at 1.866.223.1111. Whether you’re experiencing domestic violence, sexual assault or sexual violence, human trafficking or simply questioning aspects of your relationship, advocates are available 24/7 to listen and give information and resources.

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Source: Education for Justice