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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

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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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

Working to Increase Financial Support for Low-Income Families

Legal Aid News | Posted on February 12, 2015

Legal Aid Attorney working to increase financial support for low-income families. ...continue reading

Immigration court’s tight deadlines

| Posted on December 04, 2014

Legalaid attorneys discuss affects of the recent executive order on immigration with MPR. ...continue reading

Medical-Legal Partnerships

| Posted on November 12, 2014

Medical-Legal Partnerships: Solutions Through an Integrated Approach discussed in the November issue of The Hennepin Lawyer. Read more... ...continue reading

The New Conciliation Court Consumer Debt Project

| Posted on November 12, 2014

A new consumer debt clinic offers assistance. Read more from the November issue of The Hennepin Lawyer.... ...continue reading

Working Together Toward Justice For All

| Posted on November 12, 2014

MMLA Executive Director Cathy Haukedahl shared case stories and more in the November issue of The Hennepin Lawyer. Read more... ...continue reading