Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson

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Minn. Attorney General Files Lawsuit Against Local Coin Dealer

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson filed a lawsuit Friday against a Minnesota coin dealer for charging people tens of thousands of dollars for gold, silver, and other coins and then not delivering the coins.


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Minn. Hearing Spotlights Hospital Debt Collection

Health care executives face tough questions Wednesday at a U.S. Senate field hearing after a lawsuit from Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson revealed aggressive efforts to collect debt from patients in Minnesota hospitals.



CenterPoint’s Tiered-Pricing Gets Shelved

It’s been in the works for little more than one heating season but a controversial natural gas pricing program is already being suspended.


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Minn. Sues Firm Over Claims Of Help With Tax Debts

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson is suing TaxMasters Inc., a company that runs frequent TV ads promising to help consumers struggling with tax debt.


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Minn. Attorney General Warns Of Mortgage Scams

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson has filed lawsuits against two out-of-state companies that charged Minnesota homeowners up to $3,500 in unlawful fees to help them renegotiate their home mortgages.