Anti-foreclosure group reports progress

Organizers with the group Occupy Homes say their efforts to help homeowners fight foreclosure are showing signs of success, MPR reports. The group's staged sit-ins at foreclosed properties have led to 40 arrests, including local rapper Brother Ali outside a Minneapolis home last month.
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Occupy Homes MN organizer Chris Gray says the 8-month-old group has made some breakthroughs, Minnesota Public Radio reports. The group has helped three homeowners in the Twin Cities successfully negotiate with mortgage lenders, Gray says.

A number of people have been arrested as part of group protests, including rap artist Brother Ali.

Here is one of the group's foreclosure stories:

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