Related to sexual assault, domestic violence, and the use of force in self-defense.
The legal issues involved in sexual and domestic violence are vast, and it would be impossible to cover all of them satisfactorily in a single page handout. Therefore this handout will attempt only to outline some of the pertinent laws, and to provide resources for more information. If you have questions regarding your specific situation, contact the district attorney’s office or a private attorney.
Information on laws related to sexual assault: