Violence and Abuse

If you've been victimized by violence or abuse, you have a right to protection. Learn more with these resources.
Learn what qualifies as sexual violence and intimidation, who can file for protection, and how you can obtain it.
Learn what abuse is, who qualifies for protection, and how to obtain it.
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