AG Ellison Shuts Down Alleged Sham Charity FundraiserAttorney General Keith Ellison has helped shut down a fundraising operation that allegedly scammed customers out of millions of dollars.
AG Ellison Secures Agreement With Price Gouging Store Owner Who Sold N95 Masks For Inflated PricesWhen the COVID-19 pandemic began in Minnesota in March, a St. Paul man had made trips around the state to purchase face masks, later selling them online for inflated prices.
2 Teens Accused In Assault Of Imam Near Dar Al-Farooq MosqueGov. Tim Walz and Attorney General Keith Ellison plan to visit a Bloomington mosque Friday in a show of solidarity with an imam who was assaulted on his way to nightly prayers.
More US Churches Sue To Challenge COVID-19 RestrictionsChurches in California and Minnesota, backed by a conservative legal group, filed lawsuits this week against the governors of their states challenging restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus outbreak that they contend are violations of religious liberty.
MDH Warns Weekend Rodeo Patrons That Attendee Has Tested Positive For COVID-19Meanwhile, Attorney General Ketih Ellison said that his office is bringing forth enforcement action against the rodeo, charging that it "carelessly allowed large crowds to attend."
Ex-MPD Officers' Attorneys Ask George Floyd Judge To Hold AG Keith Ellison In ContemptThe attorneys for Tou Thao and Thomas Lane took issue Tuesday with a news release from Ellison on Monday announcing that four “seasoned attorneys” would be helping his office prosecute the case for free.
'Frontier Broke Its Promises': Minnesota AG Keith Ellison Settles With Telecommunications GiantMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said Monday his office has settled an investigation into possible deceptive practices in Frontier Communications' billing and sale of internet services.
AG Ellison Sues Oil Companies, Saying They Deceived Minnesotans About Climate ChangeEllison argues that these companies lied about the impact of their operations, pertaining to the subject of climate change.
After Lawsuits, Minnesota Secretary Of State Waives Absentee Ballot Witness Signature MandateMinnesota will waive its witness requirements for absentee ballots for the statewide primary election in August under the settlement of two lawsuits sparked by the health threat from the coronavirus pandemic.
Prosecutors: Derek Chauvin Had Knee On George Floyd For 7:46, Not 8:46Minnesota prosecutors acknowledged Wednesday that a Minneapolis police officer had his knee on the neck of George Floyd for 7 minutes, 46 seconds — not the 8:46 that has become a symbol of police brutality — but said the one-minute error would have no impact on the criminal case against four officers.
AG Ellison Sues Generic Drug Manufacturers Again, Alleges Conspiracy To Fix PricesAttorney General Ellison is again suing generic drug-manufacturers for alleged conspiracy to illegally fix prices.
Minnesota's First Posthumous Pardon Granted To Black Man, Max Mason, Convicted In Century-Old Duluth CaseThis coming Monday will mark 100 years since the Duluth lynchings, a dark stain on Minnesota's past. And on Friday morning, the Minnesota Board of Pardons made history: It granted the state's first posthumous pardon to Max Mason.
For Minnesota AG Keith Ellison, George Floyd Case Brings Pressure -- And OpportunityKeith Ellison has been a civil rights activist, a defense attorney, a cable-TV favorite, a rabble-rouser in Congress, a party operator and an occasional provocateur on Twitter.
Minn. County Attorneys Push For State Attorney General To Handle All Police-Involved DeathsMinnesota’s county attorneys want to give the state attorney general the authority to handle all cases of police-involved deaths.
3 Ex-MPD Officers Involved In George Floyd's Death Make First Court Appearance, Face $1M BailThree former Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of George Floyd will make their first court appearance Thursday afternoon.