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August 5, 2020
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem joined a bipartisan coalition in sending a letter to the US Health and Human Services, the National Institutes of Health, and the Food and Drug Administration, urging those agencies to use their legal authority to increase the availability of Remdesivir.
July 30, 2020
“We expect this will resolve various disputes over mineral ownership under the lake, and mineral royalties that have been held in suspense by companies for years now can be distributed to their rightful owners,” said Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem.
July 23, 2020
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem issued a Cease & Desist Order against three Florida residents Richard Wade, Lemuel Thompson, David Anderson, and Better Business Marketing, Inc., doing business as “Berry Law Group,” for violating North Dakota’s consumer fraud laws.
July 14, 2020
Attorney General Stenehjem is warning North Dakotans of a recent increase in the number of people reporting scam calls claiming that their social security number had been compromised. Unfortunately, several people have fallen victim to the scam.
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July 16, 2020
The Department of Health did not violate the law when it declined to provide Information relating to COVID-19 cases contained in protected disease control records.
July 15, 2020
The City of Fargo violated the law when it redacted information from an email because the contents of the email did not fit within the exceptions to the open records law.
July 8, 2020
The executive session discussion between the Williston Public School District #1 and its attorney met the definition of attorney consultation, and was authorized by law.
July 7, 2020
The Williams County School District #8 and Williston School District #1 did not violate the open meetings laws because the discussions during special meetings were within the context of the posted agenda items.