Publications & Media

MDHR Publications and Media

Biennium Report

click to download pdfThe Minnesota Department of Human Rights' Biennium Report reflects the work that Commissioner Lindsey and his staff have proactively educated, conciliated and conferenced to keep Minnesota free of discrimination and prepare state government and business for changing demographics.

Semi-Annual Report to the Legislature

reportsTwice a year the Minnesota Department of Human Rights submits its semi-annual report to the legislature summarizing the results of its investigation and resolution of human rights complaints. Read the press release MDHR Conducts More Investigations, Reduces Backlog for the July 2013 semi-annual report.


By Rights... Commissioner's Column

Do you have a human rights question for the Commissioner of Human Rights? Learn from others' questions or browse all of the Commissioner's Columns in the Column Archive.


Case Studies

Read about discrimination cases handled by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights.

Article & Case History Archive

In this archive you will find articles and case histories, Case of the Month and excerpts from The Rights Forum.


Human Rights Videos

Find videos on Minnesota's same-sex marriage law, the prevention of school bullying, criminal background checks, allophilia, weight bias, credit history, domestic violence, plus tips on filing a charge, mistakes employers make, case histories and more.

Video Message

Video message from Commissioner Kevin Lindsey on the new same-sex marriage law.

Commissioner Lindsey

Find more human rights videos here on criminal background checks, mistakes employers make, weight bias and more.


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