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

The United States District Court has issued a decision

Legal Aid News | Posted on September 29, 2017

The United States District Court has issued a decision that restores hope to the approximately 14,000 Minnesotans with disabilities, many of whom are stuck living in corporate group homes. Today ...continue reading

Decision for Legal Aid Client Affirms: the Law is Not Optional

| Posted on September 22, 2017

Mr. Matthews lived in a group residential home badly in need of repair. When the ceiling in his room collapsed, he called city inspectors to complain. In response, the housing provider deactivated ...continue reading

Join us for cocktails with a cause!

Legal Aid News | Posted on September 07, 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. Our ...continue reading

Access To Coverage

| Posted on June 23, 2017

See how #LegalAidHelps people get healthcare with a boost from @bcbsmnfdn's Access to Coverage Grant Program: ...continue reading

Andrew Schaffer named as new Executive Director of MMLA

| Posted on June 08, 2017

"Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid (MMLA), Minnesota’s largest civil legal aid provider, today announced that its Board of Directors has selected Andrew (Drew) Schaffer as the organization’s new ...continue reading

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