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ATTORNEY GENERAL DREW WRIGLEY REACHES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH JUUL LABS

September 6, 2022

Attorney General Drew H. Wrigley announced today a $438.5 million agreement in principle between JUUL Labs and 34 states and territories resolving a two-year bipartisan investigation into the e-cigarette manufacturer’s marketing and sales practices. 


City of Mandan – Board of Equalization

September 1, 2022

The City of Mandan Board of Equalization did not violate open meeting laws because no notice was necessary for a meeting it did not hold.


PRESS CONFERENCE IN CONJUNCTION WITH FARGO POLICE DEPARTMENT

August 29, 2022

Attorney General Drew H. Wrigley will hold a news conference today. He will be joined in the news conference by Deputy Attorney General Claire Ness, and Fargo Police Chief, David Zibolski.


DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH – Dr. Nizar Wehbi

August 19, 2022

Upon request by the Department of Health concerning the meaning of the phrase “electronic machine-readable code” as utilized in N.D.C.C. § 23-01-05.3, this office has determined that the term is limited to a QR code related to vaccination records but does not prohibit QR code use in normal, everyday departmental activities.

 


LOTTERY CONTRIBUTES $6.7 MILLION TO NORTH DAKOTA STATE GOVERNMENT

July 27, 2022

Bismarck – North Dakota Attorney General Drew H. Wrigley announced today the North Dakota Lottery contributed $6.7 million to the state during fiscal year 2022.


SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE REQUIREMENTS

July 1, 2022

The Lake Region District Health Board violated the law because it failed to properly post and include necessary information in a special meeting notice, and failed to notify the newspaper of the special meeting.


US SUPREME COURT OPINION: North Dakota v. E.P.A.

June 30, 2022

“Today North Dakota secured a landmark U.S. Supreme Court victory in one of the most important environmental and energy law cases in decades, firmly establishing the States’ role as an equal partner with the Federal government in regulating greenhouse gas emissions from power plants,” Attorney General Drew Wrigley said. “This is a tremendous victory for North Dakota and for every State.”


ATTORNEY GENERAL DREW WRIGLEY DELIVERS LETTER TO ND LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL IN RESPONSE TO DOBBS RULING

June 28, 2022

Attorney General Drew Wrigley delivered a letter to the ND Legislative Council in response to the Dobbs ruling.


STATEMENT OF ATTORNEY GENERAL DREW WRIGLEY

June 24, 2022

Attorney General Drew Wrigley issued a statement regarding the United States Supreme Court Opinion in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization.


ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE RECOVERS SCAM VICTIM’S MONEY

June 24, 2022

The consumer protection division recently was able to recover $47,000 that a scam victim had wired to a fraudster, according to Attorney General Drew Wrigley.