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"In 2013 Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid, which provides access to legal assistance to residents of 20 counties in central Minnesota, marks its 100th year of advocacy." ...continue reading
“This is the only job I ever wanted,” said Abbey Loesch, a 29-year-old attorney working in the Willmar office of Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid. ...continue reading ...continue reading
Legalaid's 100th Anniversary is recognized in Attorney At Law Magazine. Read more here. ...continue reading
The Stearns County Domestic Violence Partnership will present two webinars to describe this court’s development and discuss how the partners collaborate to achieve offender accountability and ...continue reading
Legal Aid's Executive Director discusses our work in the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Read the article here....
"In fall 2011, local government officials and leaders from across Minnesota came together to discuss ways to continue to provide quality public services at a time of economic insecurity in the state ...continue reading
HCBA President Tom Jensen has written a great article about Legal Aid in the May issue of Hennepin Lawyer ...continue reading
"A 10-year-old autistic boy was pinned to the floor and held facedown for 57 minutes by three staff members at his school after he threw a tantrum while working on a puzzle in his special education classroom...." Read Full Article.
"A deaf man who accused St. Paul police officers of beating him because he requested that an officer communicate with him in writing is scheduled to settle a federal lawsuit..."