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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

Do you have a Minneapolis Housing Choice (or “Section 8”) Voucher?

| Posted on April 13, 2016

Do you have a Minneapolis Housing Choice (or “Section 8”) Voucher? If so, the Minneapolis City Council wants to hear your opinions on using that voucher in the city of Minneapolis. ...continue reading

Legal Aid’s St. Cloud Office Announces Fifth Annual Access to Justice Luncheon

Legal Aid Events | Posted on March 25, 2016

U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger will be the guest speaker at this year's luncheon. Get all the details here. ...continue reading

MMLA report highlighted in Star Tribune editorial

| Posted on February 15, 2016

A recent Star Tribune editorial column reacts to the recent Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid report on TANF and MFIP aid programs. Read it here. ...continue reading

Ever wondered how ‪#‎LegalAidHelps‬ to create fundamental change in the domestic violence crisis?

| Posted on February 08, 2016

Ever wondered how ‪#‎LegalAidHelps‬ to create fundamental change in the domestic violence crisis both here and nationally? We help victims achieve safety and address the myriad of ...continue reading

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