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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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MMLA seniors attorney helps phone fraud victim

| Posted on June 16, 2015

The Star Tribune highlighted the ongoing problem of scam artists targeting vulnerable seniors, and Legal Aid's effort to help.  ...continue reading

Minnesota faces sanctions over too vague disability services plan

| Posted on May 07, 2015

From a  Star Tribune article: "U.S. District Judge Donovan Frank said the state’s revised blueprint — known as an Olmstead plan — failed to meet his earlier demands...".  ...continue reading

Minnesota Disability Law Center presents at Employment Summit in Moorhead

Legal Aid News | Posted on July 30, 2014

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Free MNsure Event in St. Cloud

| Posted on February 03, 2014

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Minneapolis Man Fights for the Rights of Service Animals

| Posted on November 27, 2013

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Congratulations to Rick Macpherson

| Posted on November 08, 2013

Congratulations to Rick Macpherson, an attorney with MMLA’s Minnesota Disability Law Center, who recently received the Petra Howard Achievement Award from Minnesota Association of Deaf ...continue reading