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Attorney General settlement leads to further relief for Hutchinson Hospital patients
Following settlement with AG’s Office, Hutchinson Hospital forgives $184K in patient debt, offers 40% discount for certain patients with outstanding bills
“Hutchinson Health’s settlement with my office was a positive step forward in helping Hutchinson’s patients afford their lives and get the high-quality medical care that all Minnesotans deserve. I’m pleased to see the positive, tangible results that the settlement has had so far, and that Hutchinson has taken additional steps to remedy any harm that patients experienced due to its actions,” Attorney General Ellison said.

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AG Ellison supports CDC pandemic eviction ban at Supreme Court
Coalition of 23 AGs argue millions of evictions during ongoing pandemic would increase spread of COVID-19, threaten pandemic economic recovery
Minnesota’s executive order suspending evictions protects Minnesotans, but CDC’s order is critical to prevent spread of COVID-19 across state lines

“We can all be glad that new COVID cases and hospitalizations are falling, and that the numbers of people vaccinated are rising — but we aren’t out of the woods yet, so the CDC moratorium must remain in place,” Attorney General Ellison said.

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Attorney General Ellison files enforcement action against fundraiser who did not properly spend money raised in Philando Castile’s name
Pamela Fergus raised $200K to relieve student lunch debt in Saint Paul schools, can only account for properly spending $80K
AG’s office strongly encourages organizations raising funds by any means for any cause, including social justice, to know and comply with all fundraising rules

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‘We can break this cycle. The moment for making meaningful change is now.’
‘The other side of this mountain is better — not just for African Americans, but for everyone’: AG Ellison statement on one-year anniversary of the death of George Floyd
“George Floyd loved people and had the love of people all around him — especially the love of his family that was always there for him. Everyone who knew and loved him misses him to this day, and always will.” Attorney General Ellison said.

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Attorney General Ellison’s office to lead prosecution in death of Daunte Wright
AG Ellison accepts request from Hennepin County Attorney Freeman after Washington County Attorney Orput returns the case
AAG Matthew Frank, presenting attorney in Chauvin trial, to supervise prosecution; review of evidence, charges laid against former officer Kim Potter already underway

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Community Impact Statement

On June 25, 2021, Derek Chauvin is scheduled to be sentenced for the murder of George Floyd. Minnesota state law provides that at the time of sentencing, representatives of the community affected by the crime may submit an impact statement. You may use this form to submit a community impact statement. The deadline to submit a community impact statement is June 24, 2021.

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.

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.

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.