Legal Tip of the Week

   Did you know …

that several laws can help if you experience domestic violence? There are laws for Montana Orders of Protection and No Contact Orders that may help keep an abuser away from you and your children. There are laws that may help provide unemployment compensation if you have to quit work or are discharged due to domestic violence. There are laws that may help protect you from being denied housing or evicted due to domestic violence.

   To learn more about these laws and how they can help you, please view the Relationship Abuse, Sexual Abuse and Stalking section on : If you can’t find the information you want, click on the LiveHelp button or call the Montana Legal Services Association HelpLine at 1-800-666-6899.