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New LSAP report: The Consequence of Doing Nothing

| Posted on February 08, 2016

The Legal Servcies Advocacy Project has published a new report on the affects of inflation on direct assistance to poor families. Click here to read it. ...continue reading

St. Paul Agrees to ADA Curb Improvements

Legal Aid News | Posted on January 28, 2016

More on St. Paul's agreements to make ADA improvements to curb ramps, with quotes from Disability Law Center Staff Attorney Steve Schmidt. ...continue reading

UofM Law School’s Center for New Americans includes MMLA staff attorney

| Posted on January 13, 2016

"It's amazing to be part of this team," says law student Mary Georgevich. "In several cases, mothers and children were pulled off deportation planes that were about to take off." The team ...continue reading

How Legal Aid Reduces Domestic Violence

| Posted on January 07, 2016

A national Fox News online article that specifically discusses the very successful Stearns County Domestic Violence Court in which MMLA’s St. Cloud office plays a critical role. ...continue reading

An interview with Disability Law Center attorney Justin Page about the tragic recent death of a man

| Posted on January 07, 2016

An interview with Disability Law Center attorney Justin Page about the tragic recent death of a man using a wheel chair who was hit by a light rail train in Minneapolis. ...continue reading

Ann Cofell: Problem Solver

| Posted on November 13, 2015

From SCTimes: For 35 years in St. Cloud she has helped thousands of people who are victims of domestic violence or who face problems with employment, housing and child custody. Her ...continue reading

Unsung: Diane Liebrenz

| Posted on November 13, 2015

From Minnesota Lawyers: Working in Legal Aid organizations since 1995, legal secretary Diane Liebrenz serves clients with total dedication, even though she often doesn’t get credit for the ...continue reading

Minnesota Justice Foundation to honor MMLA attorney BJ Kuhn

| Posted on November 10, 2015

This Wednesday, November 11, the Minnesota Justice Foundation will honor BJ Kuhn with its 2015 Outstanding Service Award for an attorney engaged in Direct Legal Service. MJF will present the award ...continue reading

MMLA attorney featured in Minnesota Lawyer

Legal Aid News | Posted on October 12, 2015

MMLA attorney Riann Meyer is featured in the "Up & Coming" section of Minnesota Lawyer. Click to read more. ...continue reading

Landlords collected thousands of dollars in illegal “side payments” from low-income tenants

Legal Aid News | Posted on September 17, 2015

 Meria Murray came to Legal Aid for help after a housing court referee informed her that it was illegal for the landlord to charge illegal side payments – payments of rent above what the ...continue reading