We added the crimes of obtaining property by false personation, home or private business invasion by false personation, making false statement to obtain property or credit, criminal use of personal identification information, unlawful possession of the personal identification information of another person in English and Spanish to our Florida Crimes page.
We completely re-wrote and re-organized our ColoradoState Gun Laws page in English and Spanish.
We added the crimes of identity fraud and aggravated identity fraud in English and Spanish to the GeorgiaCrimes page.
We updated the following resources in English on our PennsylvaniaWhere to Find Help page: 58 legal assistance organizations, 25 lawyer referral services, 78 local programs, and 4 statewide programs. Spanish translation Soon!
We updated 38 resources on our MarylandLocal Programs page in English. Spanish soon to come!
We added the crimes of identity theft, unauthorized possession of confidential personal information, and harassment by impersonation to the Hawaii Crimes page.
We added the crimes of false personation, intimidation by false assertion of authority, misappropriation of personal identifying information, and acquisition of personal identifying information by false authority to our Idaho Crimes page and State Statutes page.
We added information in English to our WashingtonCustody page about limiting the parental rights of an offender when a child is conceived from sexual assault and a related statute to our State Statutes page.
Based on feedback from a focus group of WomensLaw.org users, we changed the title of our State and Local Programs pages to Advocates and Shelters (in Spanish, Intercesoras y Albergues). We hope that this new title more clearly conveys what is found on the page!
We added "tracking device; placement or installment on motor vehicle without consent" in Spanish to our Michigan Crimes page.
We completely reorganized and renamed our Safety Tips page (formerly known as Staying Safe) and we added a new section called Safety Planning with Children in English. Spanish soon to come!
We finished translating into Spanish everything on the VirginiaKnow the Laws section!
We added the crime of prohibited conduct relating to spyware to the AlaskaCrimes page.
We translated into English all of the resources on the Puerto RicoWhere to Find Help page: (3 Law School Legal Clinics; 1 Lawyer Referral Service; 27 Legal Assistance programs; 13 Sheriff Departments; 5 Statewide Programs).
We added the crime of identity theft to the California Crimes page in English and Spanish.
We translated 39 resources into Spanish on our TexasWhere to Find Help page: (1 Statewide Program, 12 Legal Assistance programs, 3 Statewide Legal Assistance programs, 16 Legal Assistance for Battered Immigrant Women programs, and 7 Lawyer Referral Services).
We added the crime of identity theft to the Arizona Crimes page in English and Spanish.
We translated our VirginiaStatewide Programs page into Spanish. (The information was updated in English in April).
We translated three questions on our OklahomaStalking Protective Orders page, completing the translation of that section into Spanish.
After receiving an email from a prosecutor in Michigan, we added more detailed information to the question about the cost of filing a petition on all three of our Michigan Personal Protection Orders pages. We also added one relevant statute to our Michigan Statutes page.
We added the crimes of photographing, videotaping or electronically surveilling partially nude or nude and person or the sexual or other intimate parts of a person around the person’s clothing and dissemination or possession of obscene matter to our MassachusettsCrimes page.
We added Women Against Violence Europe (WAVE) to our National Organizations/American Women Abroad page in both English and Spanish.
We added the crime of tracking device; placement or installment on motor vehicle without consent to our MichiganCrimes page.
We added the crimes of wiretapping and tampering with computer data to our MissouriCrimes page.
We created a state-specific WyomingDivorce page and 3 corresponding statutes to our Statutes page.
We added a state-specific Ohio Divorce page and 3 corresponding statutes to our Statutes page.
We added information to our Rhode IslandState Gun Laws section about a 2017 law that orders surrender of all firearms upon conviction of, or pleading no contest to, various felony crimes against a family or household member. We also added the relevant statute to our Statutes page.
We updated the legal information on our PennsylvaniaDivorce page in English and Spanish based on a change in the law. We also updated the links to outside sources and added a new link to the Pennsylvania Courts website with information on representing oneself in a divorce.
In response to an Email Hotline inquiry, we added the law on grandparent visitation to our LouisianaStatutes page.
We added 3 state-specific questions to our LouisianaDivorce page and added 7 statutes to our LouisianaStatutes page.
We added the crime of interception and disclosure of wire, oral, or electronic communications to our FloridaCrimes page and Statutes page in English.
We added a state-specific TennesseeDivorce page and 3 accompanying statutes to our Tennessee Statutes page.
We added the crimes of interception, access, and disclosure of wire, oral, or electronic communications, use of pen register, trap and trace device, and mobile tracking device prohibited and violation of privacy in the second degree to our HawaiiCrimes page and Statutes page.
We added a link to information about Crime Victims Compensation to our New YorkCrimes page in Spanish and English.
We added the crime of interception and disclosure of wire, electronic or oral communications prohibited to our IdahoCrimes page and Statutes page.
We added a state-specific Rhode IslandDivorce page and 4 accompanying statutes to our Rhode Island Statutes page.
We added the crimes of eavesdropping to our Illinois Crimes page in English and Spanish and to our Statutes page in English.
In response to an Email Hotline inquiry, we added the law Consent required from noncustodial parent to relocate child when primary physical custody established; petition for permission from court; attorney’s fees and costs to our NevadaStatutes page.
We added information based on a recently-enacted law to each of the three injunctions pages in our FloridaRestraining Orders section regarding the increased punishment for the third violation of an injunction. All additions were made in English and Spanish.
We re-wrote the Puerto Rico Protection from Stalking Orders page in English and Spanish and added a new question about when an abuser violates the order. We also added 8 related statutes to our Estatutos (Statutes) page.
We added a state-specific Mississippi Divorce page and 5 corresponding statutes to our Mississippi Statutes page.