OAG and NMC work together for online students

CNMI Office of the Attorney General and Northern Marianas College work together to comply with Federal Student Aid requirements for online students Attorney General Edward Manibusan and Consumer Counsel Michele Harris recently met with Northern Marianas College (NMC) officials to discuss measures for students possibly affected by new federal regulations. […]

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Price freeze still in effect for the CNMI

Price freeze still in effect for the CNMI As Typhoon Hagibis approaches the CNMI, the Office of the Attorney General reminds all retailers that the Declaration of Price Freeze signed by Governor Ralph DLG. Torres on October 27, 2018 remains in effect. Governor Ralph DLG. Torres issued a Renewal of […]

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Public Safety Information – Product Recalls

Public Safety Information – Product Recalls The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued the following product recalls: ➢ WHIRLPOOL GLASS COOKTOPS WITH TOUCH CONTROLS Hazard: The recalled cooktop surface elements can turn on by themselves, posing burn and fire hazards. Whirlpool Corporation has received 133 reports of incidents involving […]

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Officer pleads guilty to theft

Officer pleads guilty to theft  On Monday September 9, 2019, following a plea recommendation from Assistant Attorney General Jonathan Glass, the Court found Department of Public Safety Police Officer Koji Maurice Taisacan guilty and ordered him to serve seven days in the Department of Corrections and pay a fine of […]

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AG Manibusan joins bipartisan coalition seeking congressional support for autism services

Attorney General Manibusan joins bipartisan coalition seeking congressional support for autism services Attorney General Edward Manibusan today announced that he has joined a bipartisan coalition of 47 attorneys general calling upon Congress to authorize the Autism CARES Act of 2019. This legislation provides ongoing federal support for research into autism […]

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Public Safety Information – Product Recalls

Public Safety Information – Product Recalls The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued the following product recalls: ➢ CONTIGO Kids Cleanable Water Bottles Hazard: The water bottle’s clear silicone spout can detach, posing a choking hazard to children. Contigo has received 149 reports of the spout detaching including 18 […]

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Yeti Buyers Beware

Yeti Buyers Beware We have reason to believe that several shipments of counterfeit YETI products have been introduced into our local stream of commerce. Please pay close attention to the products you are purchasing and make sure that you are only purchasing name brand items from a trusted source. Check […]

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OAG welcomes two new AAG’s

The Office of the Attorney General welcomes two new Assistant Attorneys General The Office of the Attorney General is pleased to announce the addition of two new assistant attorneys general, Deanna M. Ogo and Benjamin K. Petersburg. Deanna and Benjamin join the litigation team of the civil division. “On behalf […]

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