New Hampshire Laws

The information on this page was adapted with permission from the NH Commission on the Status of Women’s Legal Handbook.

Click here to view a PDF version of the entire handbook.

Click on the links below to view the complete text of the New Hampshire laws pertaining to:


The following information was adapted from the Commission on the Status of Women Legal Handbook. 

Click on the links below for more information on:

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

This section includes information on protective orders, violating a protective order, criminal cases, bail conditions and protective orders.

SEXUAL ASSAULT

This section contains information on the different felony charges associated with sexual assault.  Including what constitutes aggravated felonious sexual assault, and felonious sexual assault.

STALKING 
This section contains information on common stalking behaviors and how to obtain a Stalking Protective Order.

 

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Domestic Violence
24-hour Hotline
1-866-644-3574

Sexual Assault 24-hour Hotline
1-800-277-5570

Find a Crisis Center

Call our hotlines anywhere in New Hampshire for support. Stalking victims should call the Domestic Violence Hotline. TTY available at 1-800-Relay-NH.

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