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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

School Lunch Study Still Relevant, Requested, now Re-Published

| Posted on May 01, 2017

In repsonse to ongoing school nutrition issues around the country, the Legal Services Advocacy Project's 2014 School Lunch Study is again published as a resource. You can read the report here. ...continue reading

Sixth Annual Legal Aid Access to Justice Luncheon

Legal Aid News | Posted on February 27, 2017

Sixth Annual Legal Aid Access to Justice Luncheon
Thursday, March 30, 2017 – 11:30-1:00 p.m.
Courtyard by Marriott St. Cloud, The Grand Ballroom
404 W. St. Germain, St. Cloud
Keynote Speaker Secretary of State Steve Simon

The Bar Examination – Legal topics served straight up

Legal Aid News | Posted on February 27, 2017

The Bar Examination – Legal topics served straight up

Presented by Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid together with MinnPost and Far North Spirits
Our first Bar Examination is:Thursday, March 23, from 5-8 pm (program at 6:00)

The topic will be Healthcare Access, Cost and Coverage — What’s Next?
The featured speaker is Jim Eppel, President and CEO of UCare.

Food Building in Northeast Minneapolis (1401 Marshall St. N.E.)

Please join us for drinks, appetizers together with engaging and informative conversation.

$5 /


Far North Spirits

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.


Winthrop Weinstine

Check out our new videos on employment resources

Legal Aid News | Posted on February 20, 2017

The Minnesota Disability Law Center is excited to announce two new webinars for parents with children or young adults.  One webinar focuses on the fundamentals of special education law, ...continue reading

MLSC Publishes Economic Impact Report

| Posted on January 11, 2017

 The Minnesota Legal Services Coalition has published an economic impact study for legal aid efforts in the state. Read the full report here. ...continue reading

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