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George Floyd

Message sent to our community, June 1, 2020: We grieve with Minneapolis and Saint Paul in the aftermath of the horrific public murder of Mr. George Floyd. We mourn for him, his loved ones, and our community. Children’s… Read More

Grant Announcement: The Otto Bremer Trust

The Otto Bremer Trust Awards $100,000 Grant to Children’s Law Center of Minnesota Children’s Law Center of Minnesota serves Minnesota’s foster care youth through direct legal representation, systemic advocacy, education, and outreach efforts. CLC’s legal staff, working in… Read More

May is National Foster Care Month!

May is National Foster Care Month!  Please share our message with your community.  We give youth a voice, ages 10-21, who are navigating a challenging legal system, many of whom have experienced extensive trauma. All kids deserve to be… Read More

Preventing Homelessness for Foster Care Youth. Thank you, Pohlad!

Pohlad Family Foundation Homeless Prevention Program This research and resource production was funded by the Pohlad Family Foundation Homeless Prevention Program. Our gratitude to the Pohlad Family Foundation for their generous funding, innovation and willingness to be the nexus… Read More

Legal Advocacy for Youth During COVID-19

CLC’s focus is to continue our services while being safe regarding COVID-19. CLC legal team and volunteer attorneys continue to regularly connect with clients via facetime and phone calls, and submit motions as needed. We know that youth… Read More

COVID-19 Court Coverage During the Outbreak

  In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Judicial Branch implemented several changes to its court calendar and cases.  http://mncourts.gov/mncourtsgov/media/CIOMediaLibrary/Limited-Court-Service-Case-Priorities-List-with-Definitions.pdf  Additionally, on March 20, 2020 Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea issued a statewide order, ADM20-8001 Continuing Operations of the Courts… Read More

CLE Trainings for new volunteer attorneys

  Train to become a CLC volunteer attorney and represent children and youth in foster care. To see the schedule of upcoming CLE trainings for new volunteer attorneys, click here. CLC holds trainings every two-three months, so check back… Read More