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ABORTION LAWSUIT DISMISSED

March 14, 2014

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem announced today that the State has agreed to the request from the Red River Women’s Clinic to dismiss its lawsuit challenging a 2013 law.


CONCEALED WEAPONS LICENSE APPLICATIONS BACK ON TRACK

March 5, 2014

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem announced today that Concealed Weapon Licenses are back on track after the backlog caused by the record-breaking 14,729 applications received in 2013, compared to 6,254 received in 2011. 


OLD TELEPHONE SCAM USES NEW TRICK

March 3, 2014

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem warned North Dakotans that an old telephone scam has resurfaced in North Dakota, but with a new twist; the scam artists are spoofing the real customer service number of a North Dakota bank. 


CEASE & DESIST ORDER ISSUED AGAINST MAGAZINE TELEMARKETER

February 28, 2014

A telemarketer from Massachusetts who ignored North Dakota’s consumer fraud and Do Not Call laws, and refused to comply with the Attorney General’s Civil Investigative Demand, has been banned from conducting any business in the state, announced Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem. 


STENEHJEM BANS TWO UNLICENSED CONTRACTORS

February 12, 2014

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem today issued Cease and Desist Orders against David Alderman, now living in Montana and formerly doing business as Alderman Roofing & Construction, and Chad Edward Johnson of Michigan, ND.


JAMESTOWN HIGH SCHOOL TAKES STATE “LIFESMARTS” CHAMPIONSHIP

February 5, 2014

Jamestown High School #1 team won the state LifeSmarts championship and will be representing North Dakota in the national competition. 


HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO COMPETE FOR SPOT AT 2014 NATIONAL LIFESMARTS CHAMPIONSHIPS

February 4, 2014

Thirty-five high school students from six North Dakota high schools will compete in the annual “LifeSmarts” state finals tomorrow.