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COURT HALTS CMS FROM ENFORCING VACCINE MANDATE

November 29, 2021

This morning, the United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri, issued a preliminary injunction halting the Biden Administration from enforcing its vaccine mandate on healthcare workers. 


HANSEN ELEVATOR SERVICE BANNED FROM DOING WORK IN NORTH DAKOTA

November 16, 2021

On November 16, 2021, the Cass County District Court entered judgment against Dave Hansen, doing business as Hansen Elevator Service, after determining that he had engaged in violations of the consumer protection law. 


FIDUCIARY DUTY OF STATE INVESTMENT BOARD

November 11, 2021

Provided that in-state firms are qualified and investment decisions are consistent with the prudent investor rule, the State Investment Board may give preference to in-state firms when investing the legacy fund.


NORTH DAKOTA JOINS LAWSUIT CHALLENGING CMS VACCINE MANDATE

November 10, 2021

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem today joined a lawsuit challenging the vaccine mandate that the Biden Administration’s Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) seeks to impose on healthcare workers. 


CITY OF OBERON BLATANTLY VIOLATED THE LAW

November 8, 2021

City officials with the City of Oberon blatantly violated the open records laws when they failed to respond to a record request for three months until after being contacted by this office, took a further three months to provide only partial records, and still have not provided the remaining records.


NORTH DAKOTA JOINS 11 STATE COALITION IN FILING SUIT TO HALT FEDERAL VACCINE MANDATE

November 5, 2021

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem today joined an eleven-state coalition in filing a lawsuit against the Biden Administration to halt the vaccine mandate on private employers with more than 100 employees.


CHALLENGE GRANT FUNDING

November 3, 2021

The requirements of SB 2030 should be read to carry out the purpose of the Legislative Assembly to prevent state funds from flowing to organizations that perform or promote the performance of abortions, and NDUS officials should exercise “ordinary care and diligence” in ensuring compliance with those requirements when applying for Challenge Grant Funds.


US SUPREME AGREES TO HEAR NORTH DAKOTA ARGUMENT TO REINSTATE THE AFFORDABLE CLEAN ENERGY RULE AND PROTECT NORTH DAKOTA’S ECONOMY

October 29, 2021

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem announced today that the US Supreme Court has granted the State’s request to hear its challenge seeking to reinstate the Affordable Energy (ACE) Rule and reasonable regulation of the State's power generation sector. 


STENEHJEM JOINS LAWSUIT TO HALT VACCINE MANDATE FOR FEDERAL CONTRACTORS

October 29, 2021

Today, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem joined a lawsuit against the Biden administration for imposing a vaccine mandate on federal contractors and federally contracted employees


UNLICENSED CONTRACTOR IGNORED PREVIOUS ORDER BANNING HIM FROM DOING BUSINESS IN ND

October 22, 2021

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem issued a Cease and Desist Order banning John Moser III, d/b/a J3 Construction, LLC, of Minot, ND, from conducting any further business in the state.