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Minnesota Attorney General's Office named a top workplace for second year in a row
Ranked #9 among midsize organizations, up from #51 in 2021; one of only 4 government entities to receive this honor
“I am truly very proud of the work that comes out of our office and of the dedication demonstrated by our talented staff every day. I am also grateful to work with exceptional leaders that support, empower, and encourage our colleagues so they can do the best possible work for the people of Minnesota.” Attorney General Ellison said.

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Attorney General Ellison joins AGs nationwide in reaffirming commitment to protecting abortion access
Despite U.S. Supreme Court Dobbs decision, joins national coalition of 22 attorneys general to emphasize that abortion remains safe and legal in Minnesota and states across the country
Attorney General Ellison has advised that while he is attorney general, no one from another state who seeks, helps someone seek, or provides an abortion in Minnesota that is legal in Minnesota will be prosecuted.

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Attorney General Ellison: No one will be prosecuted in Minnesota for a legal abortion
Regardless of Supreme Court Dobbs decision expected to overturn Roe v. Wade, right to abortion is protected under Minnesota constitution: Ellison pledges to uphold it. AG also issues guidance to providers of abortion in Minnesota about their rights.
“Regardless of how the Court decides Dobbs, Gomez will remain the law of the land in Minnesota. That’s not changing, and Minnesotans can count on it. I will uphold Gomez and will fight all challenges to it,” Attorney General Ellison said.

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Attorney General Ellison urges FDA regulate non-tobacco nicotine products
Joins bipartisan coalition of AGs in highlighting dangers of unregulated nicotine products and appeal to youth; letter comes as JUUL lawsuit scheduled for trial in 2023
“There’s no higher priority than keeping children and young people safe from harm — and profiteering off harming young people is reprehensible,” Attorney General Ellison said.

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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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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 (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.

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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 to learn more about prescription painkiller abuse and how you can do your part to prevent it in Minnesota.