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Here are some Minnesota laws that came into effect Jan. 1

If you have some spare time this weekend, you could brush up on some of Minnesota’s new laws that became active on January 1. The Pioneer Press notes that lawmakers sometimes wait until the...

January 02, 2016

AG: Inmate serving medical fraud sentence bilked taxpayers again

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson says a woman serving prison time for defrauding the state’s Medical Assistance program led family and friends in a new round of fraud. Swanson...

December 30, 2015

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3M Sues XPEL Technologies For Patent Infringement

The Maplewood-based manufacturer claims XPEL copied a paint protection film product and “targeted” dealers located in Minnesota.

December 30, 2015

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Stillwater Investment Adviser Charged With $2.5M Theft From Clients

Prosecutors believe he used the money for “personal expenses” and “to make Ponzi-type payments.”

December 23, 2015

Scammers use prominent law firm's name in phony debt collection scheme

Scammers are using the name of prominent Twin Cities attorney Jeff Anderson in a scheme to collect money from unsuspecting consumers. The Minnesota Commerce Department issued a warning about the...

December 21, 2015

Minnesota hospital settles for $500K over false Medicare claims

A Minnesota hospital is among the 32 across the nation who have agreed to a $28 million settlement with the Justice Department over allegations they submitted false claims to Medicare. St. Cloud...

December 19, 2015

Indictment: 'Lord' Chisholm stole $2M from investors to fund luxury lifestyle

Colin Chisholm III, jailed this past January for fraudulently claiming over $160,000 in welfare checks, is facing federal charges of stealing more than $2 million from investors to fund his...

December 18, 2015

ACLU sues MN over lack of health coverage for transgender surgery

The American Civil Liberties Union is suing the state of Minnesota because its public health insurance programs do not cover gender reassignment surgery. The ACLU and the ACLU of Minnesota filed a...

December 17, 2015

Man charged with arson at Somali-owned restaurant arrested in Minnesota

The man charged with intentionally setting a Somali-owned restaurant in Grand Forks on fire last week has been arrested in Minnesota. Matthew Gust, 25, was taken into custody in Polk County...

December 15, 2015

Gun goes off in MN Target store – police search for suspects

Fridley police are looking for two people who fled the Target store in Fridley Sunday evening after a gunshot was fired. The two – a man and a woman – were at a cash register about 5:20 p.m. Sunday...

December 14, 2015

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