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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

Mishandling of Funds Alleged in Lawsuit

Legal Aid News | Posted on September 17, 2015

From an Access Press article: More than 5,000 Minnesotans with disabilities have been deprived of plus-$1 billion in services for more than two decades under a federal Medicaid program managed by ...continue reading

Law Suit Claims State Mismanaged Money

Legal Aid News | Posted on September 01, 2015

From this StarTribune article: "Thousands of Minnesotans with disabilities have been forced needlessly to wait months and even years for community-based services because the state has underspent ...continue reading

Disability Law Center publishes investigative report

| Posted on July 29, 2015

On July 29, 2015, the Minnesota Disability Law Center (MDLC) of Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid released “Investigative Report: Restraint and Seclusion at the Minnesota Security Hospital.” Based ...continue reading

Medical Legal Partnerships expanding in Minnesota

| Posted on June 30, 2015

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