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MLSC Publishes Economic Impact Report

| Posted on January 11, 2017

 The Minnesota Legal Services Coalition has published an economic impact study for legal aid efforts in the state. Read the full report here. ...continue reading

Minneapolis proposal would force landlords to accept Section 8 housing vouchers.

| Posted on May 16, 2016

From the Star Tribune: "A proposal by two City Council members would make Minneapolis the first city in the metro area to say landlords cannot turn away tenants solely for paying rent with ...continue reading

Legal Aid’s St. Cloud Office Announces Fifth Annual Access to Justice Luncheon

Legal Aid Events | Posted on March 25, 2016

U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger will be the guest speaker at this year's luncheon. Get all the details here. ...continue reading

MMLA report highlighted in Star Tribune editorial

| Posted on February 15, 2016

A recent Star Tribune editorial column reacts to the recent Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid report on TANF and MFIP aid programs. Read it here. ...continue reading

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

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

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

Medical-Legal Partnership of Whittier Clinic and Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid

| Posted on May 27, 2015

MMLA is among the legal aid organizations providing help to clients of community health clinics. ...continue reading

Ann Cofell Named 2015 Athena Award WInner

| Posted on May 22, 2015

Ann Cofell Named 2015 Athena Award Winner by the Women’s Fund of the Central Minnesota Community Foundation. ...continue reading

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