Shortage of home health workers forcing young Minnesotans with disabilities into institutions

| Posted on May 07, 2018

A Star Tribune article quotes MDLC attorney Bud Rosenfield on the impact of a shortage of home healthcare workers. Read the story here. ...continue reading

“Work is Possible” Workshop Available to Arrowhead Region Residents

| Posted on April 17, 2018

“Work is Possible” is a free workshop designed to give job seekers with disabilities and their families access to resources and support that can help make employment in the workforce ...continue reading

Legal Aid Attorney Talks Renters Rights on MPR

| Posted on April 03, 2018

Luke Grundman, the Managing Attorney of MMLA’s housing practice group in Minneapolis, appeared on Minnesota Public Radio yesterday to talk about legal issues for our clients in the current ...continue reading

MMLA Staff Attorney Contributes to MPR Story on Landlord-Renter Conflicts

| Posted on February 22, 2018

Georgina Santos, Staff Attorney in our housing unit, talks about the problems caused by UDs on a tenant's housing record - and the information the UD does NOT give. Listen to/read the Minnesota ...continue reading

Indeed Brewing Hosts February Fundraiser for Legal Aid

| Posted on January 18, 2018

Once again Indeed Brewery is sponsoring a night to support Legal Aid! Wednesday, February 21 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. Indeed Tap Room 711 NE 15th Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55413 What better way to ...continue reading

Join us for cocktails with a cause!

Legal Aid Events | Posted on December 08, 2017

Legal Aid, in partnership with MinnPost and Far North Spirits, provides opportunities for you to enjoy a drink and appetizers as you learn about today’s topical legal and policy matters. ...continue reading

Gov Dayton to form work group in response to elder abuse reports

| Posted on December 04, 2017

Officials from Minnesota AARP will participate in a "work group" to improve oversight of senior care facilities, in response to investigations by Star Tribune journalists. Read more from the Star ...continue reading

A Legal Aid report outlining “lunch shaming” led to the 2014 law

| Posted on November 21, 2017

A Legal Aid report outlining “lunch shaming” led to the 2014 law that directs schools NOT to take public action against kids whose families can’t pay for their lunches. Jessica ...continue reading

Attorney at Law Magazine interview with MMLA Deputy Director Ann Cofell

| Posted on November 14, 2017

In high school, Ann Cofell loved to argue and wanted to do public service. Read the full Q&A with Cofell here. ...continue reading

Toward Justice Fall 2017 Newsletter

| Posted on November 02, 2017

Click here to read the Toward Justice Fall 2017 newsletter. ...continue reading