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Disability Law Center’s Legal Director on MPR

| Posted on July 24, 2013

Legal Aid's Minnesota Disability Law Center's Legal Director discusses inclusion of people with disabilities on Minnesota Public Radio. ...continue reading

MinnPost recognizes MMLA 100th year celebration

| Posted on July 15, 2013

One hundred years ago, John Benson opened the doors of a Minneapolis law office meant to help the poor and underserved. ...continue reading

Access Press features Legal Aid 100th year

| Posted on July 10, 2013

"In 2013 Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid, which provides access to legal assistance to residents of 20 counties in central Minnesota, marks its 100th year of advocacy." ...continue reading

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.