Hennepin County Grant Funds Legal Help for Immigration Defendants

| Posted on November 02, 2018

MPR news reports on the legal assistance effort for immigrant detainees. Read more here. ...continue reading

Rumors of DHS Rule Changes Impact MN Immigrants

| Posted on October 25, 2018

MPR News has a story about the effects service providers are seeing as a result of rumored federal immigration rule changes, which were leaked to the Washington Post last Spring. Listen/read more ...continue reading

Legal Aid Introduces its Racial Justice Values Statement

| Posted on October 19, 2018

Legal Aid’s Racial Justice Values Statement:   Diversity, inclusion and equity are core values for Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid, and it is critical that we incorporate these values into all ...continue reading

Legal Aid Helps Ensure Voting Access for All Minnesotans

| Posted on October 17, 2018

ELECTION DAY IS TUESDAY NOVEMBER 6, 2018! Do you need information about your voting rights? Are you having problems voting? Call Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid/Minnesota Disability Law Center’s ...continue reading

Join us for cocktails with a cause!

| Posted on July 11, 2018

Join us for cocktails with a cause on Thursday, August 2! 5:30 to 7:30, program at 6. The Food Building, 1401 Marshall St. NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413 Legal Aid, in partnership with MinnPost ...continue reading

LSAP attorney contributes to Federal Reserve article on small-dollar loan product

| Posted on June 21, 2018

 Legal Services Advocacy Project supervising attorney Ron Elwood recently weighed in on an alternative "payday lending" product. Read more from the Federal Reserve of Minneapolis website here. ...continue reading

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