(MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 5/18/2016) â€“ On Saturday, May 21, the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) will hold a Free Brief Advice Legal Clinic at a Somali-American shopping mall in Minneapolis, Minn.
The CAIR-MN clinic will provide free legal advice on issues such as civil rights, housing, immigration law, family law, consumer debt, and employment.Â CAIR-MN will also present a â€œKnow Your Rightsâ€ informational seminar prior to the clinic.
WHAT: Free Brief Advice Legal Clinic and Know Your Rights Training
WHEN: Saturday, May 21, Know Your Rights, noon; Free Legal Clinic, 1-4 p.m.
WHERE:Â Karmel Square, 2936 â€“ 2944 Pillsbury Avenue South, 4th Floor Conference Room, Minneapolis, MN 55408
CONTACT: CAIR-MN Civil Rights Attorney Ellen Longfellow, 612-206-3360, firstname.lastname@example.org
â€œMany people have legal issues but no access to attorneys,” said CAIR-MN Civil Rights Attorney Ellen Longfellow. â€œThis legal clinic will enable people to talk to a lawyer about their legal problems without having to worry about the cost.â€
CAIR is America's largest Muslim civil liberties organization. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.
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