Bench & Bar of Minnesota is the official publication of the Minnesota State Bar Association.

MSBA at ABA Day 

An MSBA delegation visited Washington in April for the annual ABA Day on the Hill, a time to lobby Congress to support Legal Services Corporation funding for civil legal aid programs around the country. This year’s efforts are particularly urgent because President Trump has proposed completely defunding LSC. The MSBA Assembly passed a resolution in favor of fully supporting LSC funding on April 21, but the MSBA encourages members to voice support for LSC individually to their members of Congress at: Pictured here (l to r): Hon. Cara Lee Neville, Sen. Al Franken, MSBA President Robin Wolpert, MSBA President-Elect Sonia Miller Van Oort, and Michael Miller.

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