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.
George Floyd Death: All Four Ex-Officers Involved Now Charged, In CustodyAll four fired Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd’s death now face charges.
Attorney General Keith Ellison To Lead Prosecution Of George Floyd's DeathGov. Tim Walz announced Sunday that he has asked Attorney General Keith Ellison to assist Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman in the forthcoming case surrounding the death of George Floyd.
Albany Bar Owner Backs Down On Reopening In Defiance Of Governor's OrderA central Minnesota bar owner has backed down on his pledge to open his bar Monday in defiance of Gov. Tim Walz’s Stay Safe Minnesota order.
Coronavirus Updates: Minn. AG Keith Ellison’s Mother Dies From COVID-19 ComplicationsMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison’s mother has died from coronavirus (COVID-19) complications.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Task Force Created To Investigate Pandemic-Related CrimesA task force is now in place in Minnesota to investigate and crack down on crimes related to the COVID-19 pandemic, such as price-gouging, hoarding of essential medical products, scams, and hate crimes.
Talking Points: Attorney General Ellison Speaks On Price Gouging, Funerals Amidst COVID-19Attorney General Keith Ellison is asking Minnesotans to report any sign of price gouging.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Attorney General Keith Ellison Stops Company From 'Pandemic Profiteering'Dragon Door Publications, Inc. (an online exercise and weight-lifting equipment retailer) was selling N95 face masks for $5 a piece, plus shipping, according to a news release.