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Attorney General Ellison attends ‘historic’ White House signing of executive order on policing and public safety
Invited to White House event with law enforcement leaders and attorneys general on second anniversary of George Floyd’s death; ‘President Biden is taking historic action… Congress is still failing to do its part’
“Thank goodness President Biden is taking this historic action,” Attorney General Ellison said. “Everyone in every community has a right to be safe, and President Biden has shown once again today he understands it’s government’s duty to help provide that safety.”

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Attorney General Ellison: Two years later, Congress must pass George Floyd Justice in Policing Act
On second anniversary of Floyd’s death, states, ‘True public safety and true accountability are not mutually exclusive; in fact, they go hand in hand’
“On this sad anniversary, I lift up the Floyd family and everyone in every profession and walk of life — including law enforcement — who is working for just, constitutional policing and safer communities for everybody, no exceptions. ” said Attorney General Ellison.

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Attorney General Ellison reaches $19.2M multistate settlement with Ford
Minnesota joins 40 other states and territories in resolving claims that Ford falsely advertised vehicles’ fuel economy and payload capacity; Ford to pay State $320K
“With the recent spike in gas prices, Minnesotans place more importance than ever on the fuel efficiency of their vehicles, because it helps them afford their lives,” said Attorney General Ellison.

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Attorney General Ellison secures agreement to strengthen governance of charity serving Cameroonian community
Say plea is ‘important step toward healing the wounds of the Floyd family, our community, and the nation’ and ‘a necessary resolution on the continued journey to justice’
“Part of my job as Attorney General is to ensure that nonprofit assets are maintained well and nonprofits are governed well,” Attorney General Ellison said. “The Cameroon Community Center is a vital Minnesota resource, but through poor governance, MCC allowed the center to fall into disrepair.”

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‘Pleased Thomas Lane has accepted responsibility’: Attorney General Ellison statement on guilty plea in death of George Floyd
Say plea is ‘important step toward healing the wounds of the Floyd family, our community, and the nation’ and ‘a necessary resolution on the continued journey to justice’

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Attorney General Ellison hails ‘historic and momentous’ passage of opioids bill in Legislature
‘No amount of money can ever make up for the death and destruction the opioid companies caused,’ but overwhelming bipartisan support for the passage of the bill will allow $300M to begin to flow to Minnesota communities for treatment, remediation, and prevention
‘No doubt in my mind this bill will save lives’

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State, cities, counties reach historic agreement on allocating opioid settlement funds

AG Ellison, Gov. Walz, Local Governments, and partners announce a historic agreement to allocate settlement dollars from opioid companies. Cities and counties must sign on by January 2, 2022 in order to participate in the settlements.
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COVID-19 Related Complaints

Although the COVID-19 peacetime emergency has ended, you can still report concerns to our Office.  If you believe you were the victim of price gouging (before July 1, 2021), a COVID-19-related scam, or other fraudulent practices, please submit a report to our Office by using the Consumer Assistance Request Form.  If you have concerns about an unlawful eviction before July 1, 2021, or another landlord/tenant matter, please submit a report to our Office by using the Minnesota Tenant Report Form.

Temporary Changes in AGO Operations Due to COVID-19
  • Publications: The mailing of printed publications has been suspended. (More Information)
  • Service of Process: We are temporarily accepting service of process for the State of Minnesota or any State Agency pursuant to state and federal rules of procedure 4 and 5 at the following email address COVID.service@ag.state.mn.us. (More Information)
  • Walk-Ins: We are discontinuing the practice of in-person meetings, please contact us by phone or internet. (More Information)

Know your rights and responsibilities as a fundraiser or donor to charitable causes

The Minnesota Attorney General’s Office serves as the chief regulator of charities in Minnesota. The Charities Division of the Office is dedicated to educating fundraisers and charities about their responsibilities under the law and ensure they comply with the law, and to educating donors about their rights and how to know they are donating to reliable charities with a track record of delivering results. As such, the Office offers resources for the public including tips on researching charities, avoiding scams, and reporting questionable practices.


Advisory Task Force on Lowering Pharmaceutical Drugs Prices - February 2020 Report

After nearly one year of public study and deliberation, Minnesota Attorney General Ellison’s Advisory Task Force on Lowering Pharmaceutical Drugs Prices has released a report and 14 recommendations for lowering prescription drug prices.

Read the full report or the press release for more information.


CenturyLink Settlement Information
CenturyLink Settlement Information

MN consumers who received internet or television service from CenturyLink between July 12, 2011 and the present are eligible for refunds if they were charged more for service than they agreed to pay.

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Affording Your Life Podcast
Listen to the AG's New Podcast!

Affording Your Life with Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison is your podcast about fairness, justice, and consumer information to help you afford your life.

Available on all major platforms


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Dose of Reality MN

Overdose deaths from opioids are increasing at an alarming rate. We are losing too many Minnesotans to painkillers, heroin, and other opioids. Use DoseOfReality.MN.gov to learn more about prescription painkiller abuse and how you can do your part to prevent it in Minnesota.