Public Benefits Appeals to District Court

Authored By
Education for Justice

This fact sheet is ONLY for people who had a hearing about public benefits with Department of Human Services (DHS) and who got the decision or order.

It is NOT for social security, unemployment or background study disqualification cases.

If your case is about a finding of maltreatment from the State of Minnesota, see our fact sheet What Is Maltreatment and How Can It Affect My Job?

Steps for an Appeal to District Court: