Minnesota Courts Changing How They Handle Some Cases

| Posted on March 18, 2020

Starting March 16, 2020, MN courts are changing how they handle some cases. For example, all normal eviction cases are suspended for 14 days. LawHelpMN will help you understand what the changes are, ...continue reading

Disability Law Center’s Recent Victory

| Posted on October 01, 2019

We are so proud of our Disability Law Center's recent victory in the federal class action lawsuit, Murphy v. Harpstead! The lawsuit challenges Minnesota's statewide practice of over ...continue reading

MMLA Seeks Consultant for Racial Equity Strategic Planning

| Posted on August 19, 2019

MMLA is seeking a consultant for its racial equity strategic planning process. Details are available here. Please submit proposals by September 30, 2019.   http://www.mylegalaid.org/ ...continue reading

Dan Stewart Has Been Selected As Our Disability Law Center’s New Legal Director

Legal Aid News | Posted on May 20, 2019

We are happy to let you know that Dan Stewart has been selected as MMLA/MDLC’s new Deputy Director/Legal Director, effective when Pamela Hoopes retires at the end of May. For the past ...continue reading

Hennepin County Grant Funds Legal Help for Immigration Defendants

| Posted on November 02, 2018

MPR news reports on the legal assistance effort for immigrant detainees. Read more here. ...continue reading

Rumors of DHS Rule Changes Impact MN Immigrants

| Posted on October 25, 2018

MPR News has a story about the effects service providers are seeing as a result of rumored federal immigration rule changes, which were leaked to the Washington Post last Spring. Listen/read more ...continue reading

Legal Aid Introduces its Racial Justice Values Statement

| Posted on October 19, 2018

Legal Aid’s Racial Justice Values Statement:   Diversity, inclusion and equity are core values for Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid, and it is critical that we incorporate these values into all ...continue reading

Legal Aid Helps Ensure Voting Access for All Minnesotans

| Posted on October 17, 2018

ELECTION DAY IS TUESDAY NOVEMBER 6, 2018! Do you need information about your voting rights? Are you having problems voting? Call Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid/Minnesota Disability Law Center’s ...continue reading

Join us for cocktails with a cause!

| Posted on July 11, 2018

Join us for cocktails with a cause on Thursday, August 2! 5:30 to 7:30, program at 6. The Food Building, 1401 Marshall St. NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413 Legal Aid, in partnership with MinnPost ...continue reading

LSAP attorney contributes to Federal Reserve article on small-dollar loan product

| Posted on June 21, 2018

 Legal Services Advocacy Project supervising attorney Ron Elwood recently weighed in on an alternative "payday lending" product. Read more from the Federal Reserve of Minneapolis website here. ...continue reading