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State AG: Companies Misled With Pricey Print Subscriptions

Minnesota’s attorney general is suing four Oregon companies for magazine sales tactics she says are misleading and hurt seniors. Lori Swanson says the companies offered magazine and newspaper subscription renewals to Minnesotans at inflated rates.

03/31/2015

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Assault Weapon, Magazine Ban Out Of Picture

Minnesota apparently won’t pass any laws to ban assault rifles or high-capacity ammunition magazines this year.

02/28/2013

Magazines

Charges: Woman Signs Neighbor Up For 24 Magazine Subscriptions

Authorities say a 50-year-old Apple Valley woman admitted to signing a neighbor up last year for more than 20 magazine subscriptions that she didn’t ask for or want.

02/13/2013

Magazines

Stricter Rules Set For Door-To-Door Sales In Mpls.

The Minneapolis City Council approved new rules Friday for door-to-door sales that will protect consumers, and make it harder for out-of-state companies to exploit youth workers.

07/20/2012

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Police: Two Traveling Salesmen Beat Up St. Cloud Man

Two out-of-state traveling magazine salesmen allegedly beat up a St. Cloud man on Friday after he refused to buy a subscription from the duo, police say.

07/14/2012