What are options for a woman who is unable to work and has children to take care of stuck with an abusive husband/father?

Asked 5 months ago - Lafayette, LA

He is abusive towards her and the children and allows her very little money to feed and care for the children but it is their only source of income as the mother is disabled

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  1. Jennifer L. Ellis


    Contributor Level 17


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    Answered . She can seek a protection from abuse order and also seek custody and child support with the help of a lawyer.

    I am licensed in Pennsylvania. Members of my firm are licensed in various states, including Pennsylvania, New... more

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