Minn. AG Ellison Files 3 More Lawsuits Against Restaurants Defying COVID RestrictionsMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison on Monday announced that three more lawsuits have been filed against restaurants operating indoor dining in violation of the current COVID-19 restrictions.
Prosecutors Want No Audio-Visual Coverage Of Cops' TrialsProsecutors in the cases against four former Minneapolis police officers charged in the death of George Floyd said Monday that they do not want audio or visual coverage of the trials, but they did not provide a reason.
Minneapolis City Council Members Want AG Ellison To Take Floyd CaseSeveral Minneapolis City Council members are asking Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz to appoint the state’s attorney general as a special prosecutor in the death of George Floyd.
MN House GOP Questions AG Ellison Over Threats Of Fines To Business Owners Planning To Reopen Ahead Of June 1Minnesota House GOP lawmakers are questioning Attorney General Keith Ellison in a letter released Sunday after reports that the AG office has threatened to fine business owners who have announced plans to reopen prior to June 1.
Minnesota Supreme Court Rules Some Voter Data PrivateMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison calls the ruling “a big win for Minnesota voters’ privacy.”
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Attorney General Keith Ellison Stops Landlord From Illegally Evicting Sandstone FamilyThe family was sheltering in place with a four-year-old daughter who has an underlying health condition that makes her vulnerable to COVID-19.
CenturyLink To Pay Nearly $9M In Minnesota Overcharge CaseCenturyLink has agreed to pay nearly $9 million to settle allegations the company overbilled Minnesota customers, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said Wednesday.
Ellison Seeks Review Of Public Defender's SuspensionAttorney General Keith Ellison on Thursday called for the Minnesota Board of Public Defense to examine the process that led to the suspension of Hennepin County's chief public defender, saying he believes Mary Moriarty was targeted for speaking out against racial bias in the criminal justice system.
State Panel Works To Prevent Officer-Involved Shootings“60% of officer involved shootings happen in greater Minnesota so part of this conversation needs to happen in greater Minnesota."
Attorney General Ellison Reaches Settlement In Data Breach Affecting 38,000 MinnesotansMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison settled a lawsuit Thursday against Premera Blue Cross, an insurance company allegedly responsible for a May 2015 data breach of more than 38,000 Minnesotans, Ellison's office said.
Minnesota Joins 13-State Lawsuit Against T-Mobile And Sprint MergerMinnesota is the latest state to join a lawsuit against a proposed merger of major telecom companies T-Mobile and Sprint, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said Friday. Thirteen other Attorney Generals are part of a complaint alleging the merger would increase cellphone prices, cut jobs, and hurt rural customers.