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FLORIDA COMPANY BANNED FOR MAKING INTEREST RATE REDUCTION ROBOCALLS

August 17, 2015

A Florida scam operation has been banned from doing business in North Dakota. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem issued a cease and desist order against Mark Ebohimen, doing business as People’s Choice Assistance, LLC., MAE Holdings Corp, and PC Solutions, for violations of the Do Not Call law and consumer fraud. 


CONCEALED WEAPON LICENSE RECIPROCITY REACHED BETWEEN NORTH DAKOTA AND MINNESOTA

August 12, 2015

Concealed weapon license reciprocity has been reached between North Dakota and Minnesota, announced Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem. 


FRAUDULENT CONTRACTOR BILKED HOMEOWNERS

August 11, 2015

Cease and Desist Order issued against Joe Beaulieu of Minnesota, DBA Dakotah Roofing & Remodeling, LLC. A Minnesota man who took advantage of an elderly North Dakota homeowner is banned from doing business in the state


STENEHJEM ASKS COURT FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION IN WOTUS CASE

August 10, 2015

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem and 12 other states have asked Federal District Court Judge Ralph Erickson in Fargo for a Preliminary Injunction to delay the effective date of the Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers “Waters of the United States” Rule.  


STATEWIDE CRIME STATISTICS RELEASED

July 29, 2015

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem today released North Dakota’s crime statistics for 2014. The annual Crime Report is compiled from information reported by local law enforcement agencies across the state. 


STENEHJEM URGES EPA TO DELAY IMPLEMENTATION OF WOTUS RULE

June 29, 2015

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, along with Attorneys General and officials from 30 other states, sent a letter asking the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to delay the effective date of their rule defining “Waters of the United States” under the Clean Water Act.  


NORTH DAKOTA LEADS MULTISTATE LAWSUIT CHALLENGING NEW EPA RULE

June 29, 2015

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem joined with Attorneys General from eleven other states in filing a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) over the EPA’s new rule defining “Waters of the United States” under the Clean Water Act.  


FEDERAL COURT TEMPORARILY STOPS BLM FRACKING RULE FROM TAKING EFFECT

June 24, 2015

The federal district court in Wyoming yesterday temporarily blocked implementation of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Hydraulic Fracturing Rule that had been scheduled to go into effect today. 


CONVICTED FELON WAS OPERATING AN UNLICENSED CONSTRUCTION BUSINESS

June 10, 2015

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has issued a cease and desist order banning Mark Howard Patrick Carlson of Bismarck, doing business as Perfection Construction, from conducting business in the state. 


HEARING SCHEDULED ON STATE’S REQUEST TO BLOCK BLM RULE FROM TAKING EFFECT

June 10, 2015

Earlier this week, the state of North Dakota filed a request in federal District Court for a preliminary injunction against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to block the BLM Hydraulic Fracturing Rule from going into effect on June 24.