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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

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

Stearns County Domestic Violence Court Gets Training Grant

| Posted on October 07, 2014

Stearns County Domestic Violence Court  has received a grant to train other domestic violence courts. Click here to read more... ...continue reading

Energy Assistance Information for Minneapolis Residents

| Posted on October 06, 2014

Community Action Partnership of Suburban Hennepin is now offering Energy Assistance Program (EAP) services to Minneapolis residents. Click here to download their flyer.  ...continue reading

Health Insurance Outreach Efforts in Minnesota

Legal Aid News | Posted on September 18, 2014

“I will always be thankful to Legal Aid…they took my case and seriously fought for me to obtain the Medical Assistance that saved my life.” Health insurance enrollment makes a ...continue reading

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