Access Press Express for 06-17

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Follow us as we bring you the latest disability news across the state of Minnesota, delivering content that truly matters to you.

KSTP reports new state law closes ‘loophole’ that allowed Minnesota city to shut down group homes
https://kstp.com/5-investigates/new-state-law-closes-loophole-that-allowed-minnesota-city-to-shut-down-group-homes/

MinnPost.com says direct care workers are in high demand but face meager pay despite recent increase
https://www.minnpost.com/race-health-equity/2024/06/direct-care-workers-are-in-high-demand-but-face-meager-pay-despite-recent-increase/

KSTP reports advocates demand justice and reform after disabled man in crisis fatally shot by Minneapolis police [VIDEO]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJzNSbp6gco

Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition reports on an upcoming webinar on constitutional amendments and fair maps
https://my.lwv.org/wisconsin/event/wi-disability-vote-coalition%E2%80%99s-constitutional-amendments-and-fair-maps-webinar

Spectrum News 1 reports on University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee accessory to increase mobility for the disabled
https://spectrumnews1.com/wi/milwaukee/news/2024/05/31/uwm-wheelchair-accessory-robotic-arm

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