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January 9, 2018
One in four consumer complaints in 2017 was about an illegal robocall, announced Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem.
December 13, 2017
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem announced that the United States District Court for the District of North Dakota today issued a preliminary injunction blocking the proposed merger between Sanford Health and Mid Dakota Clinic until the Federal Trade Commission administrative hearing in January 2018.
December 1, 2017
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem announced today that North Dakota consumers who were deceived into sending payments to scammers using Western Union's wire transfer service may be eligible for compensation from a $586 million fund that will be administered by the US Department of Justice.
November 22, 2017
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem issued a Cease & Desist order today, banning the fake charity “Nationwide Soldier Support” from doing business in North Dakota.
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December 14, 2017
An individual who meets the qualifications for constitutional carry in North Dakota may carry a loaded gun in a vehicle but must provide law enforcement with the proper identification upon a traffic stop.
December 8, 2017
Although the Legislature repealed the initiated measure 5, the replacement Compassionate Care Act retains initiated measure status and any amendments within seven years would require a two-thirds vote of the Legislative Assembly.
December 5, 2017
Retailers who keep sales and use tax records for more than the minimum number of years required by law must provide those records to the Tax Commissioner, upon request, when the Tax Commissioner is conducting an audit of sales and use tax reporting.
November 3, 2017
Even though the city of Mandan was busy with budget and other deadlines as well as dealing with numerous other record requests from the same requester, it was an unreasonable delay when the city took three weeks to respond that no records existed.