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MMLA Executive Director Cathy Haukedahl Writes on Diversity for Bench & Bar

| Posted on December 13, 2016

The December 2016 isssue of Bench & Bar magazine features an essay on diversity and inclusion by MMLA Executive Director Cathy Haukedahl. Read it here. ...continue reading

Minnesota Nonprofit to Reform Hiring Practices

| Posted on November 30, 2016

When our client Bradford Teslow's application for a position as site supervisor was not even considered, he brought a human rights complaint. Read the Star Tribune article here. ...continue reading

Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid’s ‘Captain’ on Bias, Legal Aid & Justice

| Posted on November 30, 2016

"My vision is that everyone, and especially the most vulnerable among us, has access to the legal help they need." - Cathy Haukedahl Read the Attorney At Law article here.  ...continue reading

KARE11 story on real estate nightmare features MMLA attorney

| Posted on November 11, 2016

A local family got burned in a "Contract for Deed" deal. MMLA Attorney Jay Wilkinson weighs in on the KARE11 story. View it here. ...continue reading

Justice Changes Everything: Medical-Legal Partnerships for Holistic Health

| Posted on November 04, 2016

Maria suffered severe abuse from her partner and escaped to the street with her toddler. She ended up in the emergency room and her child went into foster care. Read the Attorney At Law article here. ...continue reading

Settlement will change how deaf are treated at four county jails

| Posted on October 24, 2016

Minnesota Disability Law Center attorney Rick Macpherson says, "It's our hope that these agreements will serve as a model for other jails in the state." Read the StarTribune.com article here. ...continue reading

Disability Law Center Helps Minnesotans File Federal Class Action Lawsuit

| Posted on August 04, 2016

A group of people with disabilities filed a class action lawsuit in federal district court in Minneapolis on behalf of people with disabilities who are being denied access to homes of their choice. ...continue reading

Oakdale settlement spotlights communication gap between cops, deaf

| Posted on May 19, 2016

A recent settlement of a discrimination complaint against local police highlights communication issues with the hearing-impared. Read more from MPR News... ...continue reading

Minneapolis proposal would force landlords to accept Section 8 housing vouchers.

| Posted on May 16, 2016

From the Star Tribune: "A proposal by two City Council members would make Minneapolis the first city in the metro area to say landlords cannot turn away tenants solely for paying rent with ...continue reading

Disability Law Center Attorney Quoted in Star Tribune Article

| Posted on May 13, 2016

Disability Law Center Attorney Anne Henry is quoted in an article about new federal labor rules for home care providers. Read more.... ...continue reading

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