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Legalaid in Attorney At Law Magazine

| Posted on June 24, 2013

Legalaid's 100th Anniversary is recognized in Attorney At Law Magazine. Read more here. ...continue reading

Legal Aid’s Executive Director in the Star Tribune

Legal Aid News | Posted on May 20, 2013

Legal Aid's Executive Director discusses our work in the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Read the article here....

Minneapolis Legal Aid: 100 Years of Exceptionalism

Legal Aid News | Posted on May 14, 2013

HCBA President Tom Jensen has written a great article about Legal Aid in the May issue of Hennepin Lawyer ...continue reading

Disabled students face dangerous discipline in Minnesota

Legal Aid News | Posted on May 14, 2013

"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.

Settlement reached in St. Paul case, police to add interpreter for deaf

Legal Aid News | Posted on May 09, 2013

"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..."

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Restraint and Seclusion in Minnesota Schools

Legal Aid News | Posted on April 11, 2013

There is increased scrutiny of the use of restraint and seclusion in our nation’s public schools. National and local media outlets have reported children being injured or even killed as a ...continue reading

Legal Aid Launches FairHousingMN.org

Legal Aid News | Posted on April 07, 2013

Today, Legal is launching a new online resource of information for housing providers, renters, cities, homeowners, public agencies and you! FairHousingMN.org is designed to help you answer important questions about fair housing and understand how you can help to further fair housing in your cities and neighborhoods.  Check it out today.

MDLC Voter Hotline

Legal Aid News | Posted on February 10, 2013

Election Day is Tuesday, November 6!  Minnesota Disability Law Center (MDLC) Hotline MDLC will staff a hotline out of our office on Election Day while the polls are open to answer questions ...continue reading

William Mitchell Law Review includes an article about civil legal services in Minnesota

Legal Aid News | Posted on January 23, 2013

The most recent issue of the William Mitchell Law Review includes an article about civil legal services in Minnesota written by Ron Elwood, Supervising Attorney at the Legal Services Advocacy 
 ...continue reading

A Healthier U 2012:  A Wellness Expo for people with disabilities

Legal Aid News | Posted on June 27, 2012

Thursday, August 9, 2012,
10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. Earle Brown Heritage Center
 6155 Earle Brown Drive
 Brooklyn Center, MN 55430 Minnesota Disability Law Center has partnered ...continue reading

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