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Attorney General Ellison resolves lawsuit with bar and restaurant that violated executive orders
St. Patrick’s Tavern & Restaurant will pay State $15,000, fully comply with executive orders
“It’s every Minnesotan’s responsibility to stop the spread of COVID-19. I thank this business for agreeing to meet its responsibility and rejoin the vast majority of Minnesota businesses that are already doing so,” Attorney General Ellison said.

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Walter Mondale was ‘the original People’s Lawyer’
AG Ellison statement on the passing of Vice President Walter Mondale
“Walter Mondale was a giant: he was a towering figure in American civil rights, a transformative Vice President and an iconic Minnesotan. As Minnesota Attorney General, he fought for civil rights and against corruption and was a role model for anyone who cares about using the law for justice.” Attorney General Ellison said.

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Attorney General Ellison shuts down fraudulent student-loan debt-settlement company in Minnesota
California-based company offering fraudulent ‘forgiveness’ scheme will pay State more than $18K to refund Minnesota customers
“Minnesotans take out student loans so they can get an education that will help them better afford their lives. When bad actors take advantage of Minnesotans who took out these loans in good faith, we will come after them,” Attorney General Ellison said.

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Attorney General Ellison holds assisted-living facility accountable for breaking promise to residents
Edina assisted-living facility advertised monthly “Wellness Visits” that it didn’t provide; will pay $10K penalty and resumes providing services
“Minnesotans of all ages deserve to afford their lives and live with dignity and respect. We trust nursing homes and assisted-living facilities with some of our most vulnerable citizens, and if those facilities violate that trust by failing to deliver services they’ve promised, I will make sure our seniors are protected,” Attorney General Ellison said.

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Attorney General Ellison fights sales of fake vaccination cards
Joins bipartisan group of 45 AGs in asking Twitter, eBay, Shopify to act immediately to stop sales of fraudulent CDC vaccination cards
“Every Minnesotan has a responsibility to stop the spread of COVID-19, and almost all Minnesotans have been doing their part. Vaccines are helping us make great progress — if people continue to observe all laws and precautions, and if they get vaccinated, which is an act of care not only for themselves but for their communities. People are free not to be vaccinated if they wish, but they should not be free to fake their vaccination status. These companies must do their part to keep them from doing so.”

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Eviction Complaint Form
Tenant Eviction Complaint Form (English, Español, Hmong, & Somali)

A recent Executive Order forbids landlords from evicting tenants or asking them to leave during the pandemic. Tenants who are told they have to leave their home may report the landlord to the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office.

Coronavirus Stimulus Payment FAQ
Coronavirus Stimulus Payment FAQs

Coronavirus stimulus payments are part of a $2 trillion relief package the federal government passed to help people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Attorney General's Office has answered some frequently asked questions about these one-time payments.

Covid-19 Complaint Form
COVID-19 Complaint Form (English, Español, Hmong, & Somali)

The COVID-19 Complaint Form is used if you need help with a problem related to COVID-19 such as fraud, health-related scams (miracle cures, products, or treatments), government imposter and financial relief scams, cyber crime, financial crime, hate crime, or other civil or criminal law concerns. If you have concerns about price gouging or eviction-related concerns please use the dedicated forms.

Price Gouging Complaint Form
Price-Gouging Complaint Form (English, Español, Hmong, Karen & Somali)

Attorney General Ellison’s Office is concerned with reports that some retailers may be engaged in price-gouging practices by selling essential goods or services at unconscionable or excessively inflated prices as a result of COVID-19. The Attorney General strongly encourages consumers to report such practices immediately to Minnesota Attorney General’s Office.


Temporary Changes in AGO Operations Due to COVID-19
  • Publications: The mailing of printed publications has been suspended. (More Information)
  • Service of Process: we will accept 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)

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.